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Zenit: Hulk not for sale

Zenit Saint Petersburg manager Luciano Spalletti has insisted that Tottenham target Hulk is not for sale.

Last Updated: 27/08/13 at 19:59 Post Comment

Hulk: Not for sale, says Luciano Spalletti

Hulk: Not for sale, says Luciano Spalletti

The 27-year-old starred as Brazil lifted the Confederations Cup in June and his impressive performances have seen him linked with a summer switch to England, with Tottenham mentioned as a possible destination.

However, Zenit manager Spalletti has denied that the striker could leave the Russian club.

"Hulk is not for sale," he stated to A Bola.

Hulk, who joined Zenit in 2012 from Porto, missed the weekend clash with Dinamo Moscow through injury and Spalletti is sure he will not feature in the upcoming Champions League qualifier with Pacos de Ferreira.

He confirmed: "I still can't count with Hulk, he needs more time to recover."

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worry about these types of conclusions on a teams brilliance when it was very clear that Argentina had 4 chances where they really should have scored and on chances alone then it would have been the more pragmatic Argentinians who would be the best in the world. I like the Germany team but this just shows that even with planning it relies on a great deal of luck and finding your opponents at just the right time.

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Reward At Last For Years Of Careful Planning

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e all know the British public don't have the patience to plan for 14 years. No chance. As soon as our young players don't win the world cup they get harrassed and abused to the point of mental breakdown. No, England likes to react to failure by sacking the manager and tearing up their best laid plans in favour of something shiny and new to keep the knee jerkers happy.

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lad Messi was player of the tournament, there was no-one more deserving. Except Robben. And James Rodriguez. Or Muller and half the Germany team etc etc

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