Fred Friday rejected million Euros-a-year from China - Agent

Fred Friday rejected million Euros-a-year from China - Agent
Fred Friday (right) joined Dutch club AZ after he rejected a lucrative move to China

by Samm Audu

Tuesday Nov 15, 2016. 07:46

Nigerian striker Fred Friday rejected a lucrative deal to move to China that would have paid him more than a million Euros a year and instead opted to join Dutch club AZ Alkmaar.

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In the summer, Friday moved to AZ Alkmaar from Norwegian club Lillestrom.

But the striker’s agent Atta Aneke has now specially revealed the player could also have taken up a more financially rewarding deal to China.

“Fred Friday, who I took to AZ Alkmaar in the summer had an offer from China, where he would be paid more than a million Euros net a year, but he chose to go to AZ,” Aneke said.

The Oslo-based agent said more often than not a move to China has to do with the cash.

“China is all about the money most times,” he admitted.



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