Real Madrid playmaker Mesut Ozil this afternoon revealed that he had rejected interest from Manchester United and Arsenal so he could fight for his place at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Ozil is not the first or last player to reject overtures from Manchester United in recent times, so here is top five players of recent times who have decided to move elsewhere or stay at their current club instead of moving to Old Trafford.
I haven't included Alan Shearer or Paul Gascoigne as I have decided to just list players who are still playing competitive football.
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