Juventus confirmed that Ronaldo had signed a four-year contract and that the transfer fee, including €12 million in add-ons, would be paid over two years, with Spanish media reporting he would receive a salary of €30 million a season.
Spanish giants Real Madrid have dropped their interest in French starlet Kylian Mbappe and won't be pursuing him this summer.
And the Argentine played an integral role in Juve's domestic league and cup double last season with 23 goals and seven assists in 37 appearances. Juventus will have a legitimate chance to win their coveted trophy, while for Ronaldo, it's an opportunity to add some color to his great mosaic of a career-a final statement (three league titles and three UEFA titles in three different leagues) to cap his fairy tale story from the small hills of Madeira to the top of the soccer world.
Paris Saint-Germain are thought to be reluctant to sell the winger, to say the least, but he remains the priority in the former right-back's eyes.
Balaise Matuidi back in France's only change for semis
It's a really tough game to call but I don't see it going to extra-time as these two will be both going all-out attack. Brazil were dumped out of the World Cup following a very impressive first-half display by Roberto Martinez's side.
"I do not want to denigrate the Belgium team of the time, there were very good players, but at that time, it was France".
He will also be hoping to take the lead later this year in his personal race with Barcelona forward Lionel Messi for most Ballon d'Or awards, although fans will now have fewer on-field battles between the two to enjoy.
If Ronaldo does end up leaving the club, Real Madrid will have a massive hole to fill in attack, to go with the financial means that have defined the club for years.
Belgium have won all their games from the group stages before they got to the last four, and their credentials will be put to test by France who have also been superb so far at Russian Federation 2018 World Cup.
Before the France match, he has even openly been flirting with a Real move after saying: "Zidane or no Zidane, the white jersey [of Real] is special but the blue jersey suits me well so it does not bother me if I stay".