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Premier League holds £2m of Pompey transfer funds

February 2, 2010
By Soccernet staff
The Premier League will hold on to more than £2 million from Portsmouth's player sales in January to cover money owed to other clubs.

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Chelsea and Watford will both receive cash owed from when financially-stricken Pompey signed Glen Johnson and Tommy Smith respectively. And, once the players' wages have been covered, the £4 million remainder from the £8 million Portsmouth earned from selling defender Younes Kaboul and keeper Asmir Begovic ...

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