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Lanzini’s Asia to Europe Move, And Others Who Could Follow Suit…

When football fans think of transfers involving European & Asian sides they immediately picture an ageing, declining pro penning a lucrative deal in China or the Middle East to see out his career. The moves of Cannavaro, Raul, Drogba & Xavi spring to mind. And it is because of these pre-retirement type moves of recent times (coupled with the recent flood of players from Europe to the Chinese Super League) that the West Ham signing of Manuel Lanzini’s from the UAE’s Al Jazira appears even more of a left field piece of business. Continue reading Lanzini’s Asia to Europe Move, And Others Who Could Follow Suit…