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Grant Holt: Norwich City chief sets the record straight

Norwich city Chief Executive David McNally has taken to Twitter to deny reports that Norwich City have received a bid of £4 million from West Ham for their want-away striker Grant Holt.

The striker reaffirmed last week that he wanted to the leave the club, with his agent claiming he wanted a three-year contract, but that Norwich were only prepared to offer a two year deal.

On Twitter yesterday, McNally wrote: "Just for the record, we have not received a £4m bid for Grant from West Ham as apparently is being suggested".

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Norwich City Football Club have denied reports that West Ham have bid four-million-pounds for striker Grant Holt. The 31-year-old's future at Carrow Road has been the subject of speculation since he handed in a transfer request last month.

He has already been linked with Premier League rivals Sunderland and, since former manager Paul Lambert's move, Aston Villa. But, speaking on Twitter, Norwich chief executive David McNally denied the club had received an offer from the newly promoted Hammers.

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Grant Holt confirms on Twitter his desire to leave Norwich City

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I have loved my 3 years at the club and it sadness me to right this but want use to here it from me first. #lovedmytime

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Just to stop the rumour mill again. I have expressed to the board and the CEO that I want to leave the football club. Due to disagreements

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