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.

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.”

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