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McClaren issues De Jong warning

June 30, 2012
By ESPN staff
FC Twente boss Steve McClaren has warned that it will take an "absurd" bid to prise striker Luuk de Jong from the club amid reports Newcastle United are negotiating a deal.

• De Jong open to Toon switch

The Evening Chronicle reports that De Jong, 21, has already visited St James' Park and that he was hugely impressed by the stadium and the city, and that Newcastle managing director Derek Llambias and club secretary Lee Charnley were in the Netherlands on Friday to ...

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