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Redknapp reneged on Ukraine

March 29, 2013
By ESPN staff
QPR manager Harry Redknapp has admitted to reneging on a deal with the Ukraine national team to coach the Premier League relegation battlers.

Ukraine play in the same World Cup qualifying group as England and would have offered Redknapp the unique opportunity of squaring off against the nation of his birth.

But the lure of the daily involvement of coaching a Premier League team was too great, forcing the 66-year-old to turn his back on the done deal.

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