Juventus Sold €52M Worth of Cristiano Ronaldo Shirts in Just 24 Hours

Juventus Sold €52M Worth of Cristiano Ronaldo Shirts in Just 24 Hours

Juventus are starting to reap the benefits of signing Cristiano Ronaldo and he hasn’t even kicked a ball for them yet – after it was revealed they’ve sold an enormous amount of jerseys with the Portuguese superstar’s name on the back.

Ronaldo touched down in Turin earlier today and has undergone his medical tests ahead of being officially presented as the club’s all-time record signing, and it appears the 33-year-old is still just as marketable as ever.

The former Real Madrid striker has taken on his iconic number seven shirt from winger Juan Cuadrado, and it seems Juve fans have been heading out to buy their side’s new kit with Ronaldo on the back in their droves:

It’s not entirely clear if it’s Juventus who’ll benefit from the massive spike in sales, or shirt manufacturers Adidas, but either way there’s absolutely no doubting just how popular Ronaldo remains.

How do you think he’ll fare in Italian football?

Let us know in the comments section below…

More in Football

How Successful Has the Return of the Bundesliga Been?

Jonny BoyleJune 17, 2020

Why Bayern Munich May Be One More Tough Test Away From the Bundesliga Title

Jonny BoyleJune 3, 2020

Are Hakim Ziyech’s Comments About the 2018-19 Champions League Final Fair?

Jonny BoyleJune 2, 2020

EFL League One Playoff Decision Puts Paul Lambert’s Ipswich Position at Risk

Jonny BoyleJune 2, 2020

Fun Things That Sports Fans Can Do At Home During The Coronavirus Lockdown

Jonny BoyleMay 18, 2020

Bookmakers Will Be Watching Closely as Footballing Authorities Decided Season Outcome

Daniel CawApril 10, 2020

France Football Select Celtic Kit as One of the Greatest Football Strips of All-Time

Daniel CawApril 9, 2020

Bundesliga Set to Resume Next Month – But Behind Closed Doors Until 2021

Daniel CawApril 9, 2020

Sadio Mane Admits He Was ‘Thinking About Man Utd’ Before His Liverpool Move

Daniel CawApril 9, 2020