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Sir Alex claims ''desperate'' Adebayor approach

July 26, 2009
By Soccernet staff
Sir Alex Ferguson has not been shy to engage in a war of words with his city rivals this weekend, and on Sunday he turned it up a notch by claiming Emmanuel Adebayor was offered to both United and Chelsea before he put pen to paper on a deal at Eastlands.

It is claimed that either Adebayor or his agents made a "desperate" bid to engineer a move to a top four club before committing to Mark Hughes' side. It confirms stories in the press at the time which did state the Red Devils had been ...

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