City demand £25m for Tevez after stalled Milan move
Manchester City have issued a statement saying that unless Milan meet meet their £25m asking price they will not sell Carlos Tevez, their striker who has lost £9.3m in fines, lost wages and bonuses.
The City chairman, Khaldoon al-Mubarak, expressed his frustration at Tevez and adviser Kia Joorabchian's failure to negotiate the move to Milan that they sought.
"Carlos remains a player with contractual obligations to Manchester City for the next two and a half years," Khaldoon said. "Unless we receive an offer that we deem appropriate, the terms of his contract will be enforced.
"As things stand, AC Milan isn't an option for Carlos Tevez. Mr Galliani and his advisers have developed a misplaced sense of confidence from their premature discussions with Carlos and his advisers. If they want to be a consideration in this transfer window, they would do better to stop congratulating one another and begin to look on how they would meet our terms." Internazionale and Paris St-Germain have also shown interest in the Argentina striker. MORE
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