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January 10th, 2011 | 153 Comments |

Larsson: A good move for Newcastle United?
Larsson: A good move for Newcastle United?
Birmingham City manager, Alex McLeish, has confirmed that Newcastle have been given permission to enter into talks with Sebastian Larsson, saying:

“We gave his advisor permission to speak to Newcastle,”

On the possible reason for this he added:

“We came to a kind of impasse [over a new contract]. I know Seb would like to stay so we’ll just have to see.”

It has been reported that the midfielder is currently receiving around £10,000 per week at Birmingham.

The 25 year old Swedish international is a versatile right winger who has also covered both full back positions in the past. If successful, it has also been reported that Birmingham City would be looking at a fee of around £1 million for the player. However, it has also been reported that the player is also looking at other options for a move, with reported interest from Steve Bruce at Sunderland, and possibly others. In his Birmingham career, he has scored a total of 22 goals in 154 appearances. (more…)