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Rafa Wants To Steal Christmas!!!!

Rafa Wants To Steal Christmas!!!!

The Tabloid Fabrication Express has left the station once again, now that the transfer window has closed until the summer.

The latest 'story' to emerge was that of Liverpool boss Rafael Benitez who apparently is desperate to sign Roque Santa Cruz at the end of the season and pair him with his superstar striker Fernando Torres in a dream partnership.

The fee in question you ask? £7 Million!

Firstly, Get real eh lads? IF Santa Cruz was to leave, which I personally don't think he will, It would be for a price in excess of £10 million as Rovers' hand would have to be forced as there is no pressure to sell.

Secondly, Rovers have the opportunity of finishing ABOVE Liverpool this season!

Thirdly and finally, I am not convinced that Benitez will be at Liverpool to sign anyone come the summer, but that's a debate for the scousers to have.

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Writer:BomBom
Date:Tuesday February 5 2008
Time: 10:22AM

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Cheeky bar stewards! I even saw a lil snippet in the sun footy pull out that was titled "the race for 4th place" and featured Pool, Everton, Man City and Pompey. No mention of us!!!! Its a **** ing conspiracy i tell you!
BomBom
05/02/2008 10:26:00
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Shall we just call Benitez The Grinch from now on?!?!
Hughes Da Man
05/02/2008 10:27:00
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You know what, I almost put that, was going to translate Grinch into spanish, but It would be lost on anyone but Vbers and Spanish speakers LOL
BomBom
05/02/2008 10:29:00
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no mention of us in the race for fourth but pompey are mentioned yet below us strange! also MOTD2 a show which i used to like only showed the everton chances and disallowed goal and i dont even think the commentator mentioned us it was as if it was just everton playing amongst themselves
durks de rover
05/02/2008 11:15:00
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Like I said, a Conspiracy!
BomBom
05/02/2008 11:41:00
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motd coverage of rovers this week was scandalous.. Pretty much said Everton were cheated by 3 terrible ref decisions. I blame Lawro!
Bents4eng
05/02/2008 11:48:00
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yeah no mention whatsoever of arteta grabbing gamst by the throat, ya know something that people usually get sent off for.
durks de rover
05/02/2008 11:54:00
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even tho it would a great signing for us, i agree with you i cant see MH letting him leave anyway but he would cost about 10m (worth every penny i think) but we will finish above you, yes have been having bad spell but you lot are so inconsistant just like us but we win and draw more than we lose.
muffdaddy1983
05/02/2008 13:00:00
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by the way when sir alex retires i think you will lose MH to man u just because he is great manager probably the best british manager behind sir alex and martin o'neill good luck for the rest of the season hope you finish 5th lol......
muffdaddy1983
05/02/2008 13:03:00
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How are those Americans working out for ya??
FreidelNo.1
05/02/2008 13:12:00
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