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Priced out of Castillo move

Priced out of Castillo move

It was revealed yesterday that consideration had been given to signing Shakhtar Donetsk striker Nery Castillo, who`s now on his way to Eastlands to play for Citeh. The Times says Newcastle were interested in Castillo before his one-year loan move to Manchester City but were not prepared to sanction the estimated £3 million cost of his temporary signing. Given that is over a six month period, most of which is in the great British winter, and you could probably see the club`s reasoning behind it.

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Writer:Ross Molyneux
Date:Thursday December 20 2007
Time: 10:05AM

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hate to dissapoint, but castillio only joined shaktahinstead of city as let us have elano. He had a great intent on joining city, thats why he paid his way here.
tommytheblue
20/12/2007 11:18:00
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and the lad has been playing in the ukraine...british winter is much nicer than that!
tommytheblue
20/12/2007 11:19:00
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Different standard of football though. We'll see - Elano has been pretty impressive.
SirLes
21/12/2007 11:38:00
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