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Ferdinand: Man Utd players upset Robben rejected us

Manchester United hero Rio Ferdinand admits the players were disappointed Arjen Robben turned them down.

Available from PSV Eindhoven, Robben famously rejected United to join Chelsea in 2004.

“What a player. Robben was great," said Ferdinand.

"We should have signed him at Man United. I think he came to the training ground. He walked around and didn't like the smell and walked off and went Chelsea. I couldn't believe it, man.

"He would have been great for us."

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