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Sunday December 30 2012
Man Utd renew Sneijder interest

Manchester United could be ready to fight it out with Liverpool for the signature of Inter playmaker Wesley Sneijder.

Reports earlier today suggested that Liverpool had made a €10m bid for the Dutch international, but British newspaper The Sun believe that Sir Alex Ferguson is a keen admirer of the 28-year-old and may be willing to splash out on the Nerazzurri man.

The former Real Madrid trequarista has been embroiled in a bitter contract dispute with the club, having refused to sign a new deal with a reduced wage.

Coach Andrea Stramaccioni has since refused to play the midfielder, and could be available at a cut-price in January.

The only stumbling for the move however, could by the player's wage demands. He is currently earning around €200,000 per week at the San Siro club, and it is unclear whether the Premier League side would be willing to match that fee.

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