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Chelsea ace Oscar: Mourinho tried to sign me for Real Madrid

Oscar has revealed his Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho wanted to sign him for Real Madrid. The Brazil international, 22, is now a key man for Mourinho this season.

He told Globoesporte: "A month before signing with Chelsea I was very close to accepting the offer of Real Madrid as Mourinho wanted me greatly.

"But Real was full of players in the same position and I would not have had many opportunities."

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