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Heskey linked with Liverpool pre-contract deal

January 12, 2009
By Soccernet staff
Speculation is mounting that Wigan Athletic striker Emile Heskey has agreed a pre-contract agreement that will seal a remarkable summer return to Liverpool.

The Daily Mail report that Liverpool manager Rafael Benitez is keen on a reunion with the 31-year-old, but is unwilling to match the £4 million asking price Wigan are demanding for the England striker.

However, with the player's contract due to expire this summer and his refusal to so far agree a new deal at the JJB Stadium, ...

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