Ronaldo to Arsenal? Messi at Rangers? and let’s not forget Zidane either as we go through the Top 10 craziest English transfers that almost materialised.
Transfers are one of the biggest and most interesting aspects of football. Everyone wants to stay updated on what their favourite clubs are plotting and which big-name may come available.
The sky is limit regarding transfers with cash, loyalty and contracts no longer being obstacles in modern football.
Some signings have even blown away our wildest expectations (Mo Salah, ring a bell?), while others disappointed.
— Cristiano Ronaldo (@Cristiano) July 18, 2018
But that’s what we love most about football – it’s unpredictable.
Although some of the best managers may not be on the same page having rejected or missed out on future superstars. Some stories are so absurd you may never believe them.
So here we give you the 10 craziest nearly transfers in England that could have changed the history of football as we know it.