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Owen deal: Incredible figures

Owen deal: Incredible figures

Credit crunch, credit schmunch as Mike Ashley seems to have launched a massive operation to retain Michael Owen. The new deal, allegedly on the table, is set to be a £90,000 a week set up over four years, raking in £18m quid over the course of it. The money on offer dwarfs what Spuds, Wigan and Everton could possibly offer, leaving only Man Citeh and the 'Big Four` as alternatives. Have we pulled another stunt akin to offering double the transfer to Real Madrid that Liverpool did?

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Writer:Ross Molyneux
Date:Wednesday December 17 2008
Time: 8:08PM

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