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Colchester say buy to George

Colchester defender George Elokobi has left the U's to join Coca-Cola Championship rivals Wolverhampton Wanderers on a two and a half year contract.

Leaving for undisclosed fee thought to be 500.000, Elokobi sealed his move in the final hours of Thursday night

Elokobi 22, made it public that he didd not wish to sign a new deal with Colchester, and has moved away from Layer Road.

Making 41 league appearances for the U's, scoring three goals George joined Colchester from non-league side Dulwich Hamlet in August, 2004.




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Writer: Deeno Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday February 1 2008

Time: 12:51AM

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Well at the end of the day he wasn't playing, he didn't want too, so we might aswell have the money which we got for him and which we will save from his wages.
StevieG Col U
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01/02/2008 09:49:00

what a ****in liability he woz! if he touches the ball 10 times; one will be a magnificent cross, 8 will be ok moves and then finally he'll do something DISASTROUS. my favourite was the penalty he gave away at the begining of the season, classic elokobi! rather the money any day we've done wolves big time if its 500000
Gladderz_CUFC
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02/02/2008 01:12:00

Yeah couldn't agree more mate, would rather have the money anyday.
StevieG Col U
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02/02/2008 10:31:00

I liked him, but he went about leaving in all the wrong way!
Matt_Us
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05/02/2008 18:38:00

 

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