Date: 12th January 2008 at 1:25am
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So, Harry Redknapp ‘might’ be leaving but according to reports on sky sports Pompey are one of 3 clubs that have had bids accepted for Lyon’s Brazilian striker Fred.

Lyon president Jean-Michael Aulas has apparently confirmed that Pompey, Spurs and PSG have all placed bids, with all three being accepted, Pompey – £9m, Spurs – £11m and PSG – £7.5m so it is now up to the player to decide where he wants to go: ‘we have accepted these offers. It’s up to Fred to decide’.

What a fantastic signing he would be if we could get him.

This is interesting isn’t it fellas, it at least proves – providing of course it is true, sorry I’ve become cynical – that we do have some money to spend, and another transfer record amount at that so even if he does not sign for us, we should not be too disheartened, quite the opposite.

If such a bid has come in recently it would be strange that it had if Redknapp was leaving though… maybe, just maybe the thought that he could be trying to get some more money for new signings from Sacha Gaydamak could have legs afterall?

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