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Fernandinho gives up holiday for City

June 10, 2013
By ESPN staff
New Manchester City player Fernandinho admits he had to 'convince' Shakhtar Donetsk officials to let him leave for the Premier League.

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City completed the rumoured £34 million transfer of the Brazilian international last week, the beginning of what is expected to be a busy summer for Eastland's club.

But City only got their man after some intense negotiations between player and his former employers.

"I'm relieved," he ...

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