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Transfer 2- Benjani Mwaruwari

Full Name- Benjani Mwaruwari

Age- 32 13/08/1978

Height- 1m 88 (6ft 2 inch)

Weight- 78kg

Nationality- Zimbabwean

Past Clubs-

1999-2002 Jomo Cosmos 45 apps, (20 goals)

2001-2002 Grasshopper 25 (1)

2001-2005 Auxerre 72 (19)

2006-2008 Portsmouth 70 (19)

2008-2010 Manchester City 23 (4)

2010 Sunderland (loan) 8 (0)

International Record

43 Appearances, 29 Goals



Claim to Fame- Benjani funded the national teams stay in France for a camp prior to the 2006 African Nations Cup

Claim to Fame 2- Harry Redknapp banned Benjani from taking penalties after his injury time miss against West Ham in 2008

Blackburn have Signed Benjani on a one year contract, with the club having the option of extending the contract. A free transfer, with plenty of experience






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The Journalist

Writer: Sasman! Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday August 28 2010

Time: 4:13AM

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Good research dude... awesome work.
Mikey Delap
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28/08/2010 09:41:00

gotta love the internet!! lol love the part about him funding the national teams stay in france!
sasman
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28/08/2010 10:05:00

Waste of money and a valuable team slot
mutts nutts
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28/08/2010 10:18:00

I don't think he will be better than Jason Roberts or Matt Derbyshire. His goal stats are pretty average. But if he wears our shirt I'll back him to the hilt
FreidelNo.1
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28/08/2010 14:48:00

Agree with Mutts here, waste of wages and a space on the bench may aswell have J-Rob on the bench, smacks of desperation to me.
Rover_since74
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28/08/2010 16:08:00

 

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