Emmanuel Petit admits he regrets not joining Manchester United


LONDON, ENGLAND – SEPTEMBER 03: Emmanuel Petit of Arsenal Legends during the Arsenal Foundation Charity match between Arsenal Legends and Milan Glorie at Emirates Stadium on September 3, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill – AMA/Getty Images)

Arsenal legend Emmanuel Petit has admitted he regrets not joiningManchester United during his career.

The Frenchman joined Arsenal in 1997 from Monaco but was sold to Barcelonaalongside team-mate Marc Overmars in a deal worth roughly £30m for the pair.

Petit endured a miserable two years at the Nou Camp and was desperate to return to the Premier League.

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson was keen on signing… Read the full story


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s