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10 Players who played for both Real Madrid and Juventus

Real Madrid and Juventus are two teams who have come across each other number of times in European History. The Spanish and Italian giants are well known for their amazing style of football and the two clubs share a rich history of transfers between them. We look back at the 10 players who have played for both Real Madrid and Juventus.

Cristiano Ronaldo

The latest player to have played for both clubs is Cristiano Ronaldo. Real Madrid sold the best player in the World to Juventus this summer for 105 million Euros. Ronaldo looks keen to impress in Italy.

Gonzalo Higuain

Gonzalo Higuain enjoyed good time at Real Madrid before moving to Napoli in 2013. The Argentine then completed a move to Juventus in 2016, much to the anger of Napoli fans.

Sami Khedira

Sami Khedira was a part of Real Madrid’s famous La Decima winning squad. He moved to Juventus for free in 2015.

Alvaro Morata

One of Madrid’s youth players Alvaro Morata spent two years at Juventus before returning to play for Real Madrid. Morata left just a season later to Chelsea.

Fabio Cannavaro

Fabio Cannavaro moved to Real Madrid from Juventus in year 2006, the year which Italy won the World Cup and same year later he won the Ballon dor.


Juventus were involved in calciopoli scandal so Emerson moved from Juventus to Real Madrid in 2006.

Zinedine Zidane

One of Real Madrid’s biggest ever legends Zinedine Zidane joined Real Madrid from Juventus in 2001.

Michael Laudrup

Former Danish professional footballer Michael Laudrup also played for both Real Madrid and Juventus.

Juan Esnaider

Argentine forward Juan Esnaider has also played for the Italian Giants and the Spanish Giants.

Luis Del Sol

Spanish Midfielder Luis Del Sol was the first ever transfer that took place between Real Madrid and Juventus. Luis Del Sol was a part of Real Madrid’s 1960 Champions League triumph  and he moved to Juventus in 1962.