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Heerenveen coach unhappy with Man City rumours over Afonso Alves

Heerenveen coach Gertjan Verbeek is angry with speculation over Manchester City's interest in Afonso Alves.

He said: "The transfer window hasn't even opened yet but the stream of reports are under way already. It's no fun, but that's how it is.

"Journalists see a couple of scouts in the stands and Alves is sold immediately.

"Some newspapers even wrote that City have already paid us the transfer fee but we must deny those reports."

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