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  1. Michu 'unlikely' to be back at SwansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | BBC News

    ... said. "My feeling is it'll be unlikely he'll be back working with us, but I'm still waiting for a chance to meet with Michu and his agents... on how they want to proceed." "We can't forget what he did for us, so we've got to make sure we go down ...

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  2. Swansea City striker Michu branded the biggest flop of the Serie A season after Napoli loan switchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | IcNetwork

    Exiled Swansea City star Michu has been branded the biggest flop of the Serie A season after his move to Italian football turned into a Napoli nightmare. Spain international Michu got his wish to leave the Liberty last summer when Rafa Benitez took the frontman on a season-long loan with a view to a A 7m permanent switch.

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  3. The 13 players Swansea City have already been linked with ahead of the summer transfer windowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | IcNetwork

    ... Baptistao has been pulling up trees while on loan at Rayo Vallecano, who have a strong link with Swansea through Michu. The 22-year-old Brazilian, who grew up with Neymar in Sao Paolo, plays a central striker, but can also operate on the wing and ...

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  4. Swansea City loan exile Michu 'would be up for coming back' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | IcNetwork

    Michu's future has come under the spotlight after injury ensured his loan switch to Serie A flopped, wrecking his plans of making his San Paolo stay permanent Spanish star Michu is open to re-starting his Swansea City career when he returns from his Napoli nightmare next month. Michu's future has come under the spotlight after injury ensured his loan switch to Serie A flopped, wrecking both the player's and the Swans' plans of making his San Paolo stay permanent.

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  5. What next for on-loan Michu?Read the original story

    Apr 12, 2015 | Fiji Times

    Michu was valued at A 30 million last season but, without a goal since October 2013, Swansea City's once-prolific forward now finds himself on loan and on the periphery at Napoli. A revelation in his first campaign with the Swans, injuries and inaction have seen the Spaniard slide into relative obscurity with six goalless appearances for Napoli.

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  6. Garry Monk refuses to rule out Michu returning to Swansea City but...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | IcNetwork

    Garry Monk has refused to rule out seeing Michu star for Swansea City again as he plans crunch summer talks - but the Spanish ace has got to show he wants it. The future of the frontman has come into the spotlight this week after he opened up over the injury hell that has plagued his season-long loan at Napoli.

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  7. Garry Monk to hold talks with Michu before making decision over Swansea star's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Swansea manager Garry Monk says he will listen to Michu before deciding whether the Spaniard has a future at the Liberty Stadium. The once-capped Spain striker has spent a frustrating season on loan at Napoli where injury has seen him make just five appearances for Rafa Bentitez's Serie A giants.

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  8. Monk: Will hold discussions with Michu at some pointRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Sporting Life

    The once-capped Spain striker has spent a frustrating season on loan at Napoli where injury has seen him make just five appearances for Rafa Bentitez's Serie A giants. Michu scored 22 goals in his first season at Swansea after signing from Rayo Vallecano for 2.2million in July 2012 and broke into the Spain squad, but two injury-riddled campaigns since have raised doubts about his future in south Wales.

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  9. Monk to hold Michu talks in summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | BBC News

    Swansea City manager Garry Monk will hold talks with forward Michu, currently on a season-long loan at Napoli, about his future at the end of the campaign. "I've kept an eye on how he's doing and, as a club, it's our duty to make sure we understand exactly what's going on with Michu.

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  10. Toure take note: Five former Premier League stars struggling in ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Business News

    ... million option to sign him. Signed from Rayo Vallecano for a bargain 2 million by Swansea back in the summer of 2012, Michu was a sensation during his first season in the Premier League, scoring 18 goals in 35 top-flight outings and helping the ...

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  11. Paco Jemez Interview: 'Rayo Coach Is a Tougher Job Than Barca or Real Madrid'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... 63 players in his three seasons at the club and waved goodbye to 60, including losing his top scorer each year, with Michu departing for Swansea in 2012, Piti joining Granada in 2013 and Joaquin Larrivey moving to Celta Vigo last year. It happens a ...

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  12. FC Schalke 04 claim they have been given chance to sign Swansea City's Bafetimbi GomisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | IcNetwork

    ... not an issue for us." Meanwhile reports in Italy claim Napoli have no plans in taking up the option to buy exiled Swan Michu after his San Paolo flop. The 28-year-old joined the Naples outfit on a season-long loan last summer after making it clear ...

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  13. The 11 most influential Swansea City players of the Premier League eraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | IcNetwork

    ... first season, including a vital double at St James' Park which all but secured the Swans' safety. This season overtook Michu as the club's record Premier League scorer - with 25 - but is set to leave for Manchester City. Earned the reputation of one ...

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  14. Man City must meet A 30m Bony feeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Newsday

    ... would break the Welsh club-record sale of A 15m that Liverpool paid Swansea for midfielder Joe Allen in August 2012. Michu, joined Swansea from Rayo Vallecano for A 2.2m during the summer of 2012 and was the club's top scorer with 22 goals in his ...

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  15. Whatever happened to the Swansea City stars Garry Monk got rid of this summer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | IcNetwork

    Football correspondent Chris Wathan finds out how the players who left Swansea City are getting on in their new jobs and asks if any of them are missed It was a summer when Swansea City said goodbye to some of the key men in their Premier League success, but what happened to them next? Monk's first transfer window as boss saw him bid farewell to established stars such as Michu, Michel Vorm and Chico Flores, while he also ushered flops like Jose Canas and Leroy Lita through the exit door. Ahead of the January transfer window, when Monk will get a second chance to wheel and deal, football correspondent Chris Wathan takes a look at each of the players who ended their time at the Liberty Stadium ahead of this season.

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  16. Swansea's Michu has ankle surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | BBC News

    Swansea City striker Michu has undergone ankle surgery according to Italian club Napoli, where he is currently on a season-long loan. "Michu is struggling a bit with his injury, he's been a bit in and out for Napoli," said Swansea boss Garry Monk.

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  17. Monk rubbishes talk of Michu returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Goal.com

    The Spanish striker joined Napoli on loan at the start of the season but has so far struggled to overcome injury problems, though he will not be returning to the Liberty Stadium Garry Monk has dismissed speculation that Michu could cut short his loan spell at Napoli and return to Swansea City . After joining from Rayo Vallecano, the Spaniard enjoyed a stellar first Premier League campaign in 2012-13, scoring 18 times in 35 appearances.

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  18. Swansea City's Michu set for further ankle surgery, according to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | This is South Wales

    Reports in Italy are suggesting the Napoli striker could go under the knife to solve the issue that plagued his season at the Liberty during the last campaign. Michu has made just six appearances for Rafa Benitez's side since his season-long switch to Naples in the summer.

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  19. Swansea City won't recall Michu to cover for Wilfried Bony absenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | A Different League

    Swansea City manager Garry Monk has revealed he has no intention of recalling striker Michu from his loan spell with Napoli when Wilfried Bony travels with the Ivory Coast side for the African Cup of Nations, reports Sky Sports . "Michu is on loan at Napoli for the season.

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  20. Garry Monk to speak with Michu as former Swansea City striker is linked with a Liberty Stadium returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | IcNetwork

    Michu has struggled at new club Napoli, with reports in Italy saying he could be on his way back to the Premier League Swansea City boss Garry Monk is set to speak with Spanish star Michu amid speculation Napoli want to release him from his season-long loan in January. Monk allowed the 28-year-old - who was a Premier League sensation after joining from Rayo Vallecano for just A 2m - to leave as he looked to rebuild his squad.

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