My tribe

Arsenal boss Wenger denies Van Persie rejected bigger Man City deal to sign for Man Utd

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says Robin van Persie didn't reject a bigger contract offer from Manchester City to sign for Manchester United.

He insists money was not a factor in the Dutchman's decision to leave.

And he claims Van Persie did not turn down a better financial offer from City to join United.

Wenger said: "He would not have made more money at City."

About the author

Tribal Football Staff

Have your say
  • Add your favourite leagues and clubs
  • Build your own personal news stream
  • Easily share your favourite stories
  • Connect with what your friends are saying

Select your favourite
leagues and clubs
to get started.

Already part of MyTribe?