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Guardiola Ruled Out De Jong Swoop Over Wage Fears

Pep Guardiola has revealed Manchester City pulled out of the race to sign Ajax midfielder Frenkie De Jong for fear of upsetting other players by breaking the club’s wage structure. De Jong will join Barcelona in July in a deal that will cost up to a reported £74 million. The Dutchman was handed a contract worth at least £300,000 a …

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Guardiola In Tough Hunt For ‘New’ Fernandinho

Pep Guardiola has acknowledged finding a long-term replacement for Fernandinho is becoming a matter of increasing urgency for Manchester City. The 33-year-old Brazilian has become one of the most important players in City’s line-up during Guardiola’s three seasons at the club, with his hard work and passing ability as a holding midfielder providing both security in front of the defence …

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PSG To Pip Man City To Signing Of Dutch Wonderkid Frenkie De Jong

Paris Saint-Germain could pip Manchester City to the signing of Ajax and Netherlands midfield star Frenkie de Jong in a record 75 million euro deal, a Dutch newspaper report said Friday. “It is almost certain that De Jong, 21, will exchange Ajax for Paris Saint-Germain,” popular tabloid De Telegraaf said. If the deal goes through, it will be “the most …

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