Cristiano Ronaldo Signs A New €24m A Year Deal With Nike
The highest paid athlete signed the mouth-watering deal with sports wear giant and the deal is ‘for life’.
This comes a week after the world best player signed a €500,000 a week deal with Real Madrid.
Ronaldo has been with Nike since 2003 and hes the most marketable athlete right now, after being on top of forbes list of highest paid athlete after earning a staggering $88m in 2015-16.
Part of a statement by Nike reads:
”In 2003, a young Cristiano Ronaldo signed with Nike. In the years since, he has worn more than 60 different Nike Mercurial boots, scoring goals, breaking records, and amassing trophies along the way.’ “The successful partnership between Nike and Ronaldo will continue well into the future with a new, long-term contract.”
And Ronaldo said:
“I have a great relationship with this brand, I have great friends here in the company.” “We work as a family too” “This is my brand” This is for life.”