My mother rejected Milan approach – Totti

Francesco Totti has revealed that AC Milan tried to sign him as a 13-year-old – but his mother rejected the approach.

The Roma stalwart, who is playing in his 25th season for the Giallorossi after signing a one-year contract extension at the club, also admitted he nearly left Stadio Olimpico for Real Madrid in 2004, but was persuaded to stay after discussions with his family and the Serie A side's former president Franco Sensi.

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