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Manchester United Balls: Luke Shaw Loses £6m And Plays For His Old School

by | 28th, June 2014

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MANCHESTER United Balls: Luke Shaw is the most expensive teenager in football history, having joined Manchester United from Southampton for… Well, how much?

Let’s look at the facts, as reporting by the mainstream media. It’s Trasnfer Balls:

The Times: £27 million.

The paper adds that if success comes his way, the free could rise to £29m

 

The Telegraph: £30m. (Wage: £100,000 a week)

 

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Daily Mail: £31.5m

The Mail says United failed to land Shaw with a bid of £27m.  It’s a four-year contract.

 

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Daily Express:  £33m

And now he’s on a five-year contract.

 

 

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So much for the facts.

As for Shaw, 18, he’s  delighted, telling media, “I can’t believe it’s happened. United is the biggest club in the world and will always be up there with the best. The main reason I came here was because they want to win trophies. As

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