What happened to the club jersey No. 7, which Ronaldo left

Cristiano Ronaldo (Jersey No. 7) was presented a jersey having 700 mentioned
Cristiano Ronaldo was presented a jersey having 700 mentioned

Irrespective of the manufacturers, design or colour, certain jersey numbers are revered throughout the world. Whether it is club or international football, These numbers are often reserved for most prolific players in the squad, . Or, otherwise, great players often made the jersey numbers famous.

Though No. 10 shirt is generally going to the best, No. 7 or No. 9 are also reserved for the significant players. Cristiano Ronaldo is one such player who wore No. 7 in almost all his club and international contests. He was first given No. 7 shirt at Manchester United in 2004. This number was previously associated with iconic Manchester United players, like George Best, Bryan Robson, Eric Cantona, and David Beckham.

After Manchester United, CR7, as Cristiano Ronaldo is popularly known, was given No. 7 jersey in his next club Real Madrid and his current club Juventus.

Once Ronaldo left Manchester United and Real Madrid, both the club signed both experienced and promising players and there were seven of them, who earned Ronaldo’s jersey No. 7.

So, who were the players to inherit No. 7 jersey in both Manchester United and Real Madrid after Ronaldo left, and how they fared as compared to CR7?