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City Defence Strengthened

City Defence Strengthened

MCFC have just confirmed the signing of Tal Ben Haim from Chelsea for an undisclosed fee and subject to a work permit...

This is certainly a step in the right direction for Mark 'Bluesy' Hughes as he begins to bolster his squad in preparation of what could be a long season including our longed for European mission.

The official site confirmed:

'The 26-year-old former Bolton man has penned a four-year contract and becomes Mark Hughes second signing as City Manager.'

Welcome to City, Tal!


What are your thoughts on this signing? Should City now move for a midfield general and another striker? Check out the Vital MCFC Forums and give us your views...



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Writer:Johnny Baguette
Date:Wednesday July 30 2008
Time: 5:04PM

Comments

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I Like the comment by him that he preferred to come to us despite having a had a better offer from another Club.
alphieblues
30/07/2008 17:37:00
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What great player to sit on bench.
city 81
30/07/2008 17:37:00
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alphieblues, There no offer for him, He moved to Chelsea free !!
city 81
30/07/2008 17:44:00
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I'm not really sure he has strengthened anything.
k_chelski
30/07/2008 17:45:00
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Well, let's be honest, K. He was hardly ever going to play regularly at Chelsea. I just hope his morale and performance hasn't been ruined SWP style.
Johnny Baguette
30/07/2008 17:48:00
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JB, This is the first deal for Hughes, but Jo was start talk before Hughes come, I surprise when we contracting with this failed player and On the other hand we have great Academy !!!!
city 81
30/07/2008 18:01:00
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I Forgot to say .. Congratulations Chelsea .
city 81
30/07/2008 18:03:00
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Nice one city 81! Right now, I'm still worried over squad numbers. We're still thin on the ground and for me, too lightweight in midfield.
Johnny Baguette
30/07/2008 18:12:00
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JB, I am worried more than ever. :)
city 81
30/07/2008 18:38:00
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I think its a great signing for us he is a player that can play nearly anywhere he was brilliant for bolton but chelski do wat they always do dont give players a chance well done hughesy
dunne deal
30/07/2008 19:10:00
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