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McLeish Seals Zigic Deal

McLeish Seals Zigic Deal

Birmingham City have won the race to sign 6` 8" striker Nikola Zigic after the player passed a medical at St Andrews.

The Serbian has agreed a four year deal with Blues and will cost the club something in the region of £6 million.

Everton, Fulham, Stoke and Sunderland were all in the race for the striker but Birmingham came out top as manager Alex McLeish sets about strengthening his side ready for next season`s assault on the Premiership.

The former Red Star Belgrade striker has been tipped by Serbian coach Raddy Antic to be a star in the forthcoming World Cup in South Africa and McLeish wanted to tie up a deal before any possibility of his price going through the roof during the competition.



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Writer:Foxxy
Date:Wednesday May 26 2010
Time: 6:19PM

Comments

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This signals Blues intent to try and do better next season than what they did this time around. Not that we did bad at all.
Big Trev
26/05/2010 18:23:00
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well he is tall...........:0
kingDROG
27/05/2010 01:58:00
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hes ****n rubbish should go well with the pack of losers and legbrakers you have.
Uskok
27/05/2010 02:16:00
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Oh, how jealous!
Big Trev
27/05/2010 10:01:00
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You seem a little worried uskok, something bothering you little girl?
JJ McDuff
27/05/2010 11:49:00
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makes crouch look like a dwarf lol
me_innit
27/05/2010 13:42:00
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Crouch is a better player than zigic, he is good in the air but his footwork is dreadfull you will release him or sell him next season haha
I am a Villan
28/05/2010 11:44:00
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smart to get him before the cup... hope he impresses and not depresses the blues fans...
woodysweats
28/05/2010 15:25:00
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One wonders why I AM A VILLAN isn't a football manager, oh yes, I remember, it's because he knows nothing about the game.
JJ McDuff
29/05/2010 14:52:00
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I know nothing about the game because i think crouch is better than zigic? when he is haha, oh god dont embarras yourself bluenose your clubs already doing that with the stuff they are coming out with haha
I am a Villan
30/05/2010 15:29:00
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