Calderon: Ronaldo snubbed Barca for Real move

February 9, 2010
By Soccernet Staff
Former Real Madrid president Ramon Calderon claims Cristiano Ronaldo rejected a move to Barcelona in order to join their bitter rivals.

Ronaldo finally completed his much talked about move to Madrid last summer for a world record fee of £80 million.

Madrid had long been pursuing the Portugal international and the relationship between the two clubs had rapidly disintegrated with United manager Sir Alex Ferguson famously claiming he would not sell the Primera Division outfit ...

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