Wenger: I was 'very close' to signing Ronaldo

In our Cristiano Ronaldo documentary which aired this week, Arsene Wenger admits he was 'very close' to signing the Portuguese international for Arsenal before he joined Man United instead.

Ronaldo was presented with an Arsenal number 9 shirt with his name on the back, but the appointment of Carlos Queiroz at Old Trafford proved decisive in his decision to sign for Man United.

Watch 'Cristiano Ronaldo: Footballing Superstar' on ITVPlayer now

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