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Eagles To Leave

Eagles To Leave

It's been coming for a while: Chris Eagles is, painfully, not good enough to hold down a place at Manchester United - but far too talented to be content with languishing in the Reserves.

It was rumoured that Championship clubs would like to sign the 22-year-old winger and now Burnley admitted their interest.

'It`s a bit complicated, in that there is another club interested in him, but he has real quality,' Clarets booss Owen Coyle told the Lancashire Evening Telegraph.

'We had a terrific meeting with him and his representative, obviously with permission from his club, because there would be a big fee involved in that.'

It will not be the biggest news of the summer if he leaves but he will depart with my best wishes: after all, we won't forget his goal at Everton in April 2007, will we?



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Writer:Zae
Date:Wednesday July 9 2008
Time: 8:32PM

Comments

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Good luck to him, He started the season for us if iam not mistaking because of injuries, suspensions and such....he gave his best but not good enough
Reddevils4ever89
10/07/2008 00:41:00
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good luck mr eagles, never thought he was going to be good enough to be a first team ragular.
wimp2k7
10/07/2008 08:52:00
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I started having hopes for him after he dominated in last seasons pre season , scoring 3 goals i think. But your right, he isnt good enough for our first team. A moove to Burnley would be a good idea, though i am a bit suprised none of the nely-promoted teams have had a punt on him...i think he could do well in a team such as hull or stoke.
united4life
10/07/2008 14:56:00
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Clearly the biggest news of your summer is kieran lee and david williams leaving to join the might latics!
mouldy_old_maki
10/07/2008 15:41:00
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mighty* :P
mouldy_old_maki
10/07/2008 15:41:00
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lets do what we always do. give him to sunderland
rooneyisgod
10/07/2008 21:05:00
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i'm bored... why arent we signing someone? everyone else is...
alexpant
11/07/2008 10:47:00
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what about our brazilian twins? are they coming to the uk at some point or not? i remember last year, they even set a date for their announcement but nothing happened
alexpant
11/07/2008 10:49:00
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why dont we get Drogba? That should suprise the hell out of everyone. even the special one:D
alexpant
11/07/2008 10:50:00
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once again we'll start the season with a few losses...i hope we start better than last year...I was almost convinced last year that after 2 draws and a loss, in our first 3 games, we'd lost the EPL so easily... but we've proved too tough to go down so easily.
alexpant
11/07/2008 10:52:00
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