Cristiano Ronaldo has taken to his Instagram to write a heartwarming note for the first time since news surfaced that he has transferred to Manchester United.
The five-time Ballon D’or winner who also has won over 30 major trophies during his career, and who also is the first player to have won league titles in England, Spain and Italy, talked about how heartwarming it is for him to return to Old Trafford.
“It’s like a dream come true,” he said, and gave a brief breakdown of how journey, promising to do his best with this team. “You have my word,” he continued, before ending the note with a nod to Sir Alex Ferguson: “This is for you.”
See his post:
“Everyone who knows me, knows about my never ending love for Manchester United. The years I spent in this club where absolutely amazing and the path we’ve made together is written in gold letters in the history of this great and amazing institution.
“I can’t even start to explain my feelings right now, as I see my return to Old Trafford announced worldwide. It’s like a dream come true, after all the times that I went back to play against Man. United, and even as an opponent, to have always felt such love and respect from the supporters in the stands. This is absolutely 100% the stuff that dreams are made of!
“My first domestic League, my first Cup, my first call to the Portuguese National team, my first Champions League, my first Golden Boot and my first Ballon d’Or, they were all born from this special connection between me and the Red Devils. History has been written in the past and history will be written once again! You have my word!
“I’m right here!
I’m back where I belong!
Let’s make it happen once again!
PS – Sir Alex, this one is for you…”