Former James Bond Sean Connery with Brazilian star Ronaldinho during a visit to the Camp Nou in 2005. Photo: EPA Former James Bond Sean Connery with Brazilian star Ronaldinho during a visit to the Camp Nou in 2005. Photo: EPA
Former James Bond Sean Connery with Brazilian star Ronaldinho during a visit to the Camp Nou in 2005. Photo: EPA

Sean Connery dies: he chose James Bond over the Busby Babes; Arnold Schwarzenegger pays tribute to ‘icon’ and ‘inspiration’

  • The future 007, who died aged 90 on Friday, turned down Manchester United to pursue an acting career, ‘one of my more intelligent moves’
  • Apart from football, Connery was a body builder before he became a Hollywood star and also loved to watch tennis

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Former James Bond Sean Connery with Brazilian star Ronaldinho during a visit to the Camp Nou in 2005. Photo: EPA Former James Bond Sean Connery with Brazilian star Ronaldinho during a visit to the Camp Nou in 2005. Photo: EPA
Former James Bond Sean Connery with Brazilian star Ronaldinho during a visit to the Camp Nou in 2005. Photo: EPA
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