De Rossi, 30, has admitted in Italy he would have felt like âcommitting suicideâ if he had joined United, because they are seventh in the Premier League, while his beloved Roma are second in Serie A.
Moyes said: âWe certainly did think in the summer about bringing him here.
âI donât think it went as far as a bid, because I think there was something to do with a deadline on his contract.
âBut yes, he was a player we thought was a good player.â
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