5 Manchester United defeat from Chelsea in Transfer Exchange

Manchester United (MU) beat Chelsea in the competition to get Romelu Lukaku in the summer transfer market in 2017. Reportedly, the club nicknamed the Red Devils had to pay 75 million pounds sterling to Everton to bring Lukaku to Old Trafford.

In addition, MU is also willing to pay Lukaku for 250 thousand pounds sterling per week. The 24-year-old striker is under a five-year contract.

MU's success to get my Luke would make Chelsea hurt. Because, during this time the Blues are constantly negotiating with Everton to take home the Belgian national team striker to Stamford Bridge. However, Chelsea is reluctant to pay agency fees.

The gap was exploited MU to overtake Chelsea. Moreover, MU has a good relationship with Mino Raiola, the agent of Lukaku. Agreement was reached in a short time.

However, MU successfully stole Chelsea's new coveted player once happened. Previously, Chelsea have stolen a number of players who want to buy MU. Here are the five players as reported by Sportskeeda:

1. Arjen Robben

5 Manchester United defeat from Chelsea in Transfer Exchange

Back in the summer transfer market 2004, Arjen Robben has been linked with Manchester United (MU). Robben who was playing for PSV is rumored to have reached an agreement with the English Premier League club.

Robben and his father were invited to Old Trafford. In fact, at that time both held talks with Manchester United manager Sir Alex eFerguson. However, Chelsea overtook in the last seconds and successfully seized the Dutch national team players.

"My meeting with Sir Alex Ferguson went very well and I am ready to sign the contract but I am convinced by Ranieri and Kenyon - they are telling the whole story of Chelsea, and this is interesting to me," Robben said.

Robben's decision to choose Chelsea rather than Manchester United was wrong. He failed to show his best performance and more wrestling with injury.

2. Pedro Rodriguez

5 Manchester United defeat from Chelsea in Transfer Exchange

Excess stock in the front line to make Barcelona have to release Pedro Rodriguez in the transfer market summer 2015. At that time, Manchester United (MU) and Manchester City are in the leading position to get Pedro.

However, City then backed down and MU became a favorite to get the Spanish national team player. However, the club nicknamed the Red Devils are not willing to pay 21 million pounds sterling as requested Barcelona.

Ed Woodward and Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal tried to lobby for Barcelona and offered 17.5 million pounds sterling. This situation turned out to be seen Chelsea manager, Jose Mourinho, and asked the management to recruit Pedro.

Just need a two-hour negotiation, Chelsea finally beat MU in getting Pedro. The Blues are willing to pay 19 million pounds sterling up front and 2 million pounds in addition or bonus.

"I have received offers from English clubs - Manchester United, Manchester City and Chelsea, Chelsea is a club that is faster to complete my transfer and more interesting to me," said Pedro at that time.

3. Didier Drogba

5 Manchester United defeat from Chelsea in Transfer Exchange

Didier Drogba entered the radar Manchester United (MU) in the summer transfer market 2004. At that time, this Ivory Coast national team is at the peak of his game with Olympique Marseille.

United manager, Sir Alex Ferguson, even to make a personal visit to monitor directly Drogba. However, it was Chelsea who got it.

"We went to monitor him in Marseille, but Marseille wanted 30 million euros and Chelsea moved to overtake us before we made a decision," Ferguson said in his book.

At Chelsea, Drogba became a club legend. He helped the Blues win a number of championship trophies, such as the English League and Champions League.

4. Eden Hazard

5 Manchester United defeat from Chelsea in Transfer Exchange

Eden Hazard had become a horde of many top European clubs after his apper appearance with Lille. Of 194 games with Lille since 2007-2012, players born January 7, 1991 it collects 50 goals and 54 assists.

However, only two clubs are ready to meet the 32 million pounds sterling demand set by Lille, namely Chelsea and Manchester United (MU). In order to get Hazard, United manager Sir Alex Ferguson met with the Belgian national team players to convince him to move to Old Trafford.

What happened? Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich called Hazard directly. "There is a battle between Chelsea and Manchester United, and I think Chelsea has the best project," Hazard said.

"I spoke with Abramovich, he is very simple and loves soccer," he said.

5. John Obi Mikel

5 Manchester United defeat from Chelsea in Transfer Exchange

Again Chelsea beat Manchester United (MU) in the transfer market players. This time, The Blues won the competition in getting John Obi Mikel from Lyn in 2006.

Competition to get John Obi Mikel very attention. Therefore, the Nigerian player was not only agreed to join the club nicknamed the Red Devils. However, he has also signed a contract.

In fact, MU has paid 4 million pounds sterling to Lyn. John Obi Mikel, then aged 19, has put on a Manchester jersey at a press conference.

In the end, Chelsea have to pay 12 million pounds sterling to MU and also the initial transfer fee of 4 million pounds sterling for Lyn. *