Found July 07, 2013 on Afrikan Soccer:
PLAYERS: Michael Laudrup
      Ivorian striker Wilfried Bony Swansea City have made a new bid for Vitesse Arnhem striker Wilfried Bony. The Mirror says Swansea have stepped up their bid to land the Ivorian striker with an improved package worth £13.7million. The Swans Boss Michael Laudrup is desperate to land the Vitesse Arnhem star, who plundered 31 goals in 30 games last season. The Welsh club will be boosting their squad for a Europa League campaign after winning last season’s Capital One Cup. The have already had an earlier offer for the striker of around £10m rejected.

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