Top 10 Transfer Near Misses, Including Manchester United And Liverpool Signings That Would Have Changed History

Juninho to Aston Villa, 1999

Juninho Paulista

The Villains agreed a £12 million deal with Atletico Madrid for the Brazilian, but then the Spanish club’s President Jesus Gil fell ill and the transfer was unable to go through. Juninho ended up going to Middlesbrough three years later.

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