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Bakke told to leave

Bakke told to leave

Eirik Bakke has been told by Leeds he has no future at the club.

In a statement released by the club, Shaun Harvey said: 'It is in the club's best interests for Eirik to move on,

'At the present time Eirik is back in Norway trying, along with his advisers, to find another club before the transfer window shuts at the end of the month.

'While the level of his salary is in no way his fault, it is preventing the club from moving forward as quickly as we would like.

'We have a contract with Eirik which, if he does not find another club, we will have to honour but there are certain parts of it, in particular some appearance related payments which now, effectively, will prohibit him from playing for us in the long run.'




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