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Alonso hands in Liverpool transfer request - report

July 30, 2009
By Soccernet staff
Liverpool midfielder Xabi Alonso has handed in a transfer request at Anfield to try and force the pace of his move to Real Madrid.

The former Real Socieded star flew back from Spain on Thursday after a short break, determined to secure his move to La Liga.

A club source has confirmed Alonso handed in a written transfer request, having only previously told Rafa Benitez verbally that he wanted out of Anfield.

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