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Reading - Our Price Not Yours!

Rumour has it that Reading have tabled a 2m final offer for Greg Halford, knocking Colchester's 4m price tag.

Offers of 1.2m and 1.5m have already been rejected by Colchester.

Reading football director Nicky Hammond said: 'The market is inflated and we realise there's a premium to be paid for signing players in January, but some fees being quoted are ridiculous.'

Colchester have already proved this season that they are not push overs when it comes to compensation, however with Halford's contract up in the summer, selling now seems the sensible thing to do, or is this what clubs are counting on?

Our View? You want the Man? Pay the Price!

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Writer: Deeno Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday January 18 2007

Time: 9:47AM

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your having a laugh 4 million for a unproven championship player, just make sure you get the sell on clause.
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18/01/2007 14:56:00

Unproven? Already played for his country?
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18/01/2007 17:27:00


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