Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo completes move to Juventus!

Today, the BBC reported that Cristiano Ronaldo had signed an agreement with Italian soccer team Juventus, marking an end to his nearly decade-long career with Real Madrid.

According to The Guardian, the 33-year-old soccer star met with his agent and Juventus chairman Andrea Agnelli in Greece and agreed to a four-year deal, with an annual salary of around €30 million ($35.2 million).

In a statement, Real Madrid thanked the player for his dedication over his nine years at the club and said, “Real Madrid will always be your home.”

Ronaldo was already the third highest-paid athlete — and second highest-paid soccer player— on earth. According to Forbes’ranking of the 100 highest-paid athletes in the world, the Portuguese striker earns approximately $61 million in salary and winnings and $47 million in endorsements each year, for a total of $108 million.

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