Apparently Juande Ramos has sold his sulky Bulgarian to Manchester CITY! According to these two sources the deal has been struck and Berbs is on his way.
Mark Hughes has told Sky Sports News that Spurs have accepted Manchester City’s shock bid for Dimitar Berbatov.
The Bulgaria international has been a target for Premier League champions Manchester United throughout the summer, but City have now stepped in with an audacious last-minute move.
City’s offer for Berbatov is reported to be in excess of £30million and would set a new British transfer record. (Sky Sports)
Manchester City set to sign Dimitar Berbatov on dramatic transfer deadline day.
With just hours left before the transfer window closes, Manchester City have launched a bid in excess of £30million to hijack Dimitar Berbatov’s expected move to local rivals United on the day the club is taken over by an Abu Dhabi investment group. (Telegraph)
Berbatov is set to be re-united at club level with his Bulgaria international team-mate Martin Petrov, now that wages of £150,000 per week have been agreed. (fansfc.com)
Well it’s the news we were all waiting for but let’s face it many believed the move to be to the red half of Manchester and it’s a huge shock that Mark Hughes has managed to snare the talented Bulgarian for a fee believed to be in the region of £33m! Now Spurs can look forward to splashing the cash from the sales before the deadline hits at midnight! What do the fans think of this move? Man City supporters must be excited and Tottenham fans will be understandably relieved to finally end the speculation!