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How Cristiano Ronaldo placed phone call to 2 players to join Manchester United

Portuguese superstar Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly placed phones calls to two Manchester United targets to convince them to join the Red Devils

CR7 helped Alex Ferguson to secure some signings in the person of full-backs Rafael and Fabio Da Silva.

In a United podcast,Rafael disclosed that, it was Cristiano Ronaldo's phone call that influenced his decision to move to Old Trafford outfit.

"He called my phone call and i will never forget that.My phone had all the Zeros (on the screen to indicate an international call) and i was saying 'who is this? I have never received a call like this.' I answered and i knew him because I'd trained with him before.

'He just said: it is raining here in Manchester, like you know'. He said:'I call to say to you guys sign for Manchester United. I know you are going to like it', et cetera. "I could not believe it.I was amazing".

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