CRISTIANO RONALDO will reportedly have to attend to face his former Actual Madrid team-mates as he’ll sit out Juventus’ summer season tour.
The Serie A outfit accomplished a £99million change for the five-time Ballon d’Or winner following Portugal’s World Cup exit.
And based on La Gazzetta dello Sport, Ronaldo has been given permission to sit down out of the pre-season US journey.
Juventus will face Bayern Munich in Philadelphia on July 25 and Benfica in New York on July 28.
They then tackle an MLS All-Star line-up in Atalanta earlier than the conflict with Actual in Washington D.C. on August four.
Followers would have hoped to see Ronaldo, 33, face Los Blancos simply weeks after quitting the Bernanbeu.
However AS has backed up La Gazzetta dello Sport’s declare, insisting the choice to let him sit out was made after lengthy talks with Juve chief Max Allegri and his employees.
After making his transfer, Ronaldo – who will earn £26m a season with Juve – mentioned: “It wasn’t a really troublesome resolution to take.
“I choose to think about me within the current – the current may be very clear, I take pleasure in soccer, I’m nonetheless fairly younger and I’ve at all times like challenges in my life.
“So from Sporting, to Manchester to Actual, it was a dream, I didn’t actually suppose I’d win so many titles individually or at a membership.
“I believe this new problem shall be pretty much as good because the others. It is only one new step in my profession.”