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Juventus striker Ronaldo: My Wenger transfer talks

Juventus striker Cristiano Ronaldo has lifted the lid on transfer talks with Arsenal.

Ronaldo has opened up on a private chat he held with Arsene Wenger, as a Sporting CP player, before eventually snubbing Arsenal to join Manchester United.

"I met with Arsene Wenger and was about to go to Arsenal," Ronaldo told TVI.

"There had been contacts with so many other teams, Valencia for example were one of them.

"I talked to Barcelona , Real Madrid and Inter too but after the friendly against Manchester United, who were already interested, they became even more interested and they sped up negotiations and signed me."

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