Top five transfer hijacks

Manchester United's big Ronaldo return took place after they hijacked rivals Manchester City's deal.

Italian midfielder Jorginho's move to Manchester City was hijacked by Chelsea

Another player snatched off Manchester City's plate was Alexis Sanchez, this time by Manchester United. 

Former French midfielder landed in North London to sign for Tottenham Hotspur, but joined a more attractive Arsenal team

Alfredo di Stefano won multiple laurels with Real Madrid, but almost joined Barcelona before the deal was hijacked