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Wolfwinkel A Summer Signing

According to media sources City have agreed deal to bring Sporting Lisbon striker and former target Ricky van Wolfswinkel to Carrow Road.

After searching several news papers and news feeds I found the story on :

http://www.record.xl.pt/Futebol/Nacional/1a_liga/Sporting/interior.aspx?content_id=810978

Here is the English translation of the article: Not always easy to fully understand, but there is enough to get the gist.

NAS Wolfswinkel will be player of Norwich from the next season. Godinho Lopes has already negotiated with the english emblem the transfer of international dutch, 25 years, that will change for the Premier League by a value to around EUR 10 million.

Remember that other clubs interested in the player was Dynamo Kiev, but the constant hesitations unconscionable processes of January and February demobilized Ukrainians, with Norwich, who in January also tried the Dutchman, now close to his recruitment.


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5 million. Signed from FCUtrecht for 5 million euros, Van Wolfswinkel reached Alvalade in 2011/12, becoming almost immediately, as the main reference process striker team green and white

€ 22 million release clause set at. The Dutch international was referenced by several European clubs, which features Manchester United, Newcastle, Valencia and Zenit

39 goals in 81 appearances with the jersey of Sporting. Van Wolfswinkel opened up opposite the Beira-Mar (0-0), but was with P. Ferreira (3-2) which began to attract attention, with Dominic to launch the Dutch at 66 'to this point the goal that culminated in the turnaround marker

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