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Football Spy - Thursday 5 August 2010

Football Spy - Thursday 5 August 2010



Manchester City FC are reportedly chasing the signature of Italian striker Mario Balotelli, but is he really worth £180,000-a-week?

Watch the video clip and then let us know your thoughts.





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Writer:Tudor
Date:Thursday August 5 2010
Time: 8:29PM

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No one is worth £180,000 a week, least a jumped up over-rated striker like Balotelli. Some people have to live on less than £15,000 a year! I'd go for Forlan - I think he'd suit your style better than he did for Man Utd.
Chuckmeister_EFC
05/08/2010 20:43:00
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I'm repeating this from he forums but... Note that the source of this 180k claim is a "source close to SoccerNet" - given the potential negative slant offered for City, the British media parasites quickly replicated the story with their own brand of diabolical sensationalism! Not discounting the possibility of it being true but consider it originates from a single dodgy source and only a week before the wage was touted as 65k per week. Quite a big jump, innit?
StuMCFC
05/08/2010 21:02:00
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If the story is true we should walk away............quickly.
Wswilly3
05/08/2010 21:09:00
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Mino Raiola has come out and put to rest this latest media attempt to destabilize us, saying terms have been agreed for a while and that the delay is an agreement between City and Inter. Raiola, literally, called the vermin media reports "bull****".
StuMCFC
05/08/2010 21:51:00
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Come on guys! do you really actually believe this crap about Balotelli wanting £180K a week?! The fekkin journalists probably just put a 1 before the real figure just for fun! Ballotelli will be joining soon probably on £75K a week. he's a 19 year old unproven striker for gods sake..get real!
Blue ponderer
05/08/2010 22:09:00
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Is this where the conversation left off Willy? wheres all my good friends from everton gone like rob? Did you have a good time licking windows Willy? and finishing your colouring book? Oh i remembered your 6 you will be watching the latest episode of pokemon my bad.
P.Avfc
05/08/2010 23:05:00
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OHFYJO9v5Xg
Chuckmeister_EFC
05/08/2010 23:56:00
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No mentyion of the fact that he'd already agreed personal terms with the rags and that they'd offered him more money. No, of course not, selective hearing from our well-wishers as usual. (P.S. I read the story about Balotelli and the rags on several tabloid sites and it originated in Tuttosport, so it's quite clearly true, no?) http://www.united-latest.com/1/post/2010/07/breaking-news-united-agree-personal-terms-with-balotelli.html
fifthcolumnblue
06/08/2010 00:42:00
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People dont actually believe this bollox about 180k do they? Unless of course they are rival fans looking for sthg to slate City with. But even then, reason must prevail, surely.
me_innit
06/08/2010 00:52:00
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we believed the 200k a week for Yaya.
Buzz Lightyear
06/08/2010 06:44:00
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