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Valencia For 7 million You Are Having a Laugh


Wigan Athletic have reportedly been approached by at least two Premier League clubs with a view to selling Antonio Valencia in the January transfer window, the fee, a laughable 7 million.

Not surprisingly Latics boss Steve Bruce has refuted all bids stating that Valencia is worth at least double what has been mentioned and Bruce rates the Ecuadorian superstar highly enough to want to build a team around him, Bruce told reporters:

'When Antonio is on form, he's a real handful for any defence. You know how highly I rate him'

'He had a fantastic game against Blackburn - he's quick, powerful and has a goal in him too, which is good.

'I've said it a few times, that if David Bentley cost 15million, then how much is Antonio worth?

'I don't want to put valuations on anybody, and the last thing I want to do is sell people.

'We're on the verge of building a really good team and I don't want to dismantle that. We've got power, pace and energy throughout.'



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Writer: worbo Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday December 18 2008

Time: 1:37PM

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you want at least 20 for him, if the big clubs want him make them pay sp you can at least bring in some more quality
boros_finest
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18/12/2008 14:19:00

Dearie me, does Bruce really check up the site daily? Thats cool!
JT_daniel
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18/12/2008 14:50:00

he's worth 15 mil at least , and we shouldn't think about selling him in jan no matter how much money we get
zamalkawy-wiganawy
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18/12/2008 18:28:00

to my mind, he is better than Bentley and worth much more than this price
zaki1140
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18/12/2008 19:13:00

he is the only player in the club I wouldn't sell at any price. He is simply irreplaceable
baskerville
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18/12/2008 22:19:00

 

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