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Toon target Anita wants Pardew talks

August 15, 2012
By Kristan Heneage
Ajax midfielder Vurnon Anita's father has confirmed that his son has received an offer from Newcastle - but stressed that discussions between the parties have not been concluded.

Speaking to, he said: "We are not sure yet. Vurnon first wants to talk to the head coach of Newcastle United [Alan Pardew]."

Despite declining the offer of a contract extension from Ajax, the 23-year-old Anita has not ruled out remaining at the Amsterdam Arena, where he has been for ...

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