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Nicky Butt recalls Manchester United conversation that led to Cristiano Ronaldo signing

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Get the United transfer latest, team news, match updates and analysis delivered straight to your inbox every day for free Former Manchester United midfielder Nicky Butt has opened up on how the club completed the signing of the recently returned Cristiano Ronaldo back in 2003 from Sporting Lisbon.

The Portugal international — who returned to Old Trafford from Juventus for a second spell last week — originally joined the club 18 years ago as a youngster after impressing in Portugal.

United signed Ronaldo in a deal worth just north of £12million, which, at the time, was a record transfer fee in English football for a player of his age.

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