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Mikel Joins Chelsea

This sees the end to a bitter dispute between the three clubs, as Mikel's registration will be transferred from Lyn to Chelsea 'as soon as possible'. This is according to a statement from United, who have agreed 'to terminate their option agreement' with the player.

United: 'Under the terms of this agreement Chelsea will pay Manchester United 12million, half payable now and half in 12 months, and Lyn 4million, half payable now, and half payable in 12 months' time.

'As a result of this settlement all claims in this matter, which Chelsea were never an official party to, are now withdrawn.

'The payments do not in any way imply the acceptance of any such claims and have been made solely so that Mikel can resume his career.

'Manchester United will support Chelsea in any work permit application if necessary.

'All parties have agreed that there will be no further comment on the settlement or any of the allegations or claims.'




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Writer: Cantona Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday June 4 2006

Time: 1:33PM

Your Comments

every player that u are after chelse seem to be aswell, and u will never outbid them.
green giant 12
GG you forget that we were interested in JOM and originally invested in bringing JOM to lyn Oslo, with three other players, it was Man Usa that came in after his 18th Birthday.
sdandrk
What ever happened to the other 3??
Mikeyblue
 

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