For the past three days, the Transfer Market has Been more on the expected departure of Legendary Striker, Cristiano Ronaldo away from Turin as he seeks for a new team Outside Italy. The player has finally signed for Manchester United.

Before now, There were a lot of Information spreading Across the internet that Cristiano Ronaldo was on the Verge of Signing for Manchester City which was actually true. City seems to be closing in on a deal to sign the 36 years old whose Agent, Jorge Mendes have been meeting with the team from Manchester, although no Official bid from the Cityzens was reported.

While Many City fans were optimistic of Signing one of the greatest players ever, some set of Man United fans were already bitter about all the whole transfer News linking Ronaldo to Manchester City. Some already felt bad and betrayed.

Well, their Bitterness was short-lived as Manchester United popped out from the Blue and 'Hijacked' the deal as it seems talks with their Arch Rivals, Manchester City Collapsed. The Cityzens pulled out of negotiations for Ronaldo as per Report from Italian Journalist, Fabrizio Romano, giving Chance to Man Utd to get Their man who left in 2009.

Man United have now officially confirm the signing of Cristiano Ronaldo. According to Fabrizio Romano, the club paid €20m plus add-ons to Juventus for the Portuguese Super star.

Ronaldo is now back with Manchester United, what a moment of relief for Fans of the Red Devils.


Well, Ronaldo's transfer twist from Manchester City to Manchester United reminds us of a certain John Obi Mikel who looks set to be finalising a deal to Manchester United but was Snapped up by Chelsea when everything looks set for the Midfielder to Sign for the Red Devils.

To get a clearer picture of the Mikel transfer saga, here's a Break down...

Mikel Obi who as at 2006 was playing for Norwegian Club, Lyn Oslo was involved in a transfer move to England where he was reportedly set to sign for Manchester United. The English Giants Announced that they have signed a deal with the Lyn for the Youngster, the Player was Also pictured with a Manchester United Jersey bearing the number 21.

Mikel was already being seen as a Man United player but it Turned out that There wasn't a Total Agreement reached with the Player's club and Manchester United. Things escalated quickly and Chelsea Hijacked the deal and Signed Mikel. The Former Super Eagles skipper could have been seen as the First ever Nigerian to play for Manchester United assuming he was signed by the team. Ighalo is now seen as the First, but before Ighalo there was a certain Nigerian who played for United, check him out here.

Now, back to Mikel and his Chelsea move, The Player spent 11 years with Chelsea, winning everything possible with the Blues. He is considered as one of Chelsea's greatest Midfielders ever. 

Mikel now Plays in Kuwait with Kuwait SC where he earns a Whooping Amount as weekly salary, Checkout how much Mikel earns Weekly in Naira