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Rio Ferdinand reveals he was 'close' to Barcelona move in 2008

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

Rio Ferdinand has revealed he came close to joining Barcelona in 2008, but did not want to leave Manchester United for a team in transition.
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Rio Ferdinand reveals why he rejected chance to join Lionel Messi at Barcelona

Rio Ferdinand reveals why he rejected chance to join Lionel Messi at Barcelona

1 month ago   |   By Metro

Rio Ferdinand rejected the chance to sign for Barcelona
Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand has admitted he ‘came close' to joining Barcelona after holding talks with the La Liga giants over a move to the Camp Nou.
The England defender became the most expensive defender in the world when United paid Leeds United £29.1million for Ferdinand in 2002.
Ferdinand developed into the finest defender at Old Trafford and the former West Ham centre-back admitted this week that the finest moment of his career came when he captained United to Champions League glory in 2008 against Chelsea.
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