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SWP Comes Home

Manchester City have confirmed the signing of Shaun Wright-Phillips from Chelsea on a 4 year contract...

SWP told mcfc.co.uk: 'Obviously I'm delighted to come back to City and I just can't wait to get started again.'

Manager Mark Hughes added of his exciting signing: 'I've always admired him and he's certainly been a target of mine since I came to the football club.

'To actually secure the deal and bring Shaun back home is a fantastic coup for us and I'm sure the supporters will be just as excited as we are to have him back at Manchester City.'

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Writer:Johnny Baguette
Date:Thursday August 28 2008
Time: 2:19PM

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mcfcthriller, your thoughts??
Johnny Baguette
28/08/2008 14:26:00
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its a good signing don't get me wrong, i would have loved to see him at Goodison because we a crying out for a player with the pace he has. But i'm not too disappointed we didn't get him, especially with the rumoured wages, 80k a week a few years ago would be saved for a real world class player, wages are getting ridiculous, and if SWP is worth a rumoured 80k a week then its not going to be good for football. He's a good player but not 80k a week worth. Good luck anyway.
toffeetower
28/08/2008 15:10:00
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Tremendous news! SWP - make yourself a City legend!
oliverblue
28/08/2008 15:15:00
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take care of sweep boys..he is a good lad..just cannot cross a ball!!
essientric
28/08/2008 15:25:00
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thanks for taking him up..
chelsey
28/08/2008 15:33:00
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Not often that we can say City do good business. Shouldn't think the 12 million loss'll bother the oligarch though!
Johnny Baguette
28/08/2008 15:41:00
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Not at all,we're very generous:-)And its a good piece of business for everyone.I wish him all the best.always liked him a lot,always gave his best but unfortunately wasn't quite good enough for us.I'm sure he'll do well for you lot.
JT is God
28/08/2008 16:08:00
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You didn't play him enough, he was always the fallguy. How can you expect to get the best out of a player if you only give himn a game now and again. As from crossing, he never could cross a ball, but he can hit one and create lots of chances for others to score.I hope they haven't done a deal where he cannot play against Cheslea, because SWP has something to prove.
Buzz Lightyear
28/08/2008 16:17:00
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13th September: MCFC Academy Graduates v Chelski. Should be a cracker!
Johnny Baguette
28/08/2008 16:27:00
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hope he has a good season x che;sea player and marky too
starginga
28/08/2008 16:29:00
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