Manchester United have seen some of the world’s best turn out at Old Trafford over the years but recent reports suggest supporters might’ve seen Ronaldinho turn out for the club had a move worked out.
This news, reported by the Daily Star, has got United fans here in the Tavern in a reflective mood and they’re right to be a little down- supporters wanted to see Ronaldinho in the Premier League but they never got their wish.
And as reported by the outlet, Ronaldinho said that he came seriously close to joining the Red Devils after he left PSG, but instead joined Barcelona instead, where he went on to have a glittering spell.
He scored 70 goals for the Catalonian giants during his spell in Spain, including an extremely memorable strike against Chelsea in the Champions League- something United fans loved at the time!
Jose Mourinho’s team will attempt to keep up their top-four hopes alive when they visit Turf Moor on Sunday, which has proved a tricky place to get three points from plenty of teams this season.
Red Devils supporters- just how gutted are you to have missed out on the signing of Ronaldinho all those years ago? Leave your thoughts below!