The Actual Madrid star is reportedly nearing a transfer to the Serie A champs and the membership legend would not be stunned to see it accomplished
Juventus nice Gianluigi Buffon would be happy if Actual Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo signed for the Serie A champions and believes it would be a terrific signing for Italian soccer.
Ronaldo, 33, is linked with a stunning €100 million (£89m/$118m) switch from Madrid to Juve, with the deal reportedly shut to completion.
The Portugal worldwide’s arrival would come after Buffon’s departure, the former Italy goalkeeper having signed with Paris Saint-Germain after departing the Serie A membership on free transfer.
Buffon, who made greater than 500 league appearances for Juve, mentioned Ronaldo becoming a member of the membership would come as no shock and be a boon for the Serie A giants.
“I would not be stunned to see Ronaldo at Juventus,” he instructed Sky Sport on Monday.
“It would make me happy as a result of it’s what the Juventus world wants, to discover new idols and adore them.”
Buffon confirmed his Juve exit in Could, having been suffering from Ronaldo within the Champions League the previous two seasons.
Ronaldo scored thrice to get rid of Juve within the quarter-finals final season, including an incredible bicycle kick goal in the first leg, after having netted a double towards the Italian facet within the 2017 decider.
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Buffon mentioned it was these targets, and never Ronaldo probably becoming a member of the membership after his departure, that harm.
“It would not hassle me. It bothers me the 2 targets that he scored towards me within the closing and those that he bought final season,” he mentioned jokingly.
“It would be one of the best promoting for Italian soccer. It’s affirmation of how a lot Juventus, with [chairman] Andrea Agnelli and his household, can adapt to the occasions and even anticipate them.”