Dutchman holding out for Premier League switch.
Inter Milan playmaker Wesley Sneijder has reportedly rejected a move to Galatasary because he wants to join a Premier League club.
The Turkish outfit announced they were in talks with the talented Dutchman on Tuesday but it is understood the Netherlands international is not interested in a move to Istanbul.
Sneijder is almost certain to leave the San Siro this month, after a high-profile row with Inter bosses over his refusal to sign a new deal, leading to a pay-cut.
Italian source Gazzetta dell Sport reports that the 28-year-old declined the chance to join compatriot Dirk Kuyt at the Yellow Canaries because he is interested in joining a top Premier League outfit – news that will put the likes of Tottenham and Liverpool on red alert.
Manchester United have held a long standing interest in the former Ajax and Real Madrid star, but talk of Sneijder moving to Old Trafford has cooled since the Red Devils landed Shinji Kagawa in the summer.
Spurs and Liverpool have also been credited with an interest in the player but Sneijder’s £200,000 a week wage demands would likely scupper a deal.
Sneijder’s agent Soren Lerby admitted that there was plenty of interest in his client but claimed he was fed up of discussing the speculation.
“Each day a new club comes in for Wesley,” Lerby told De Telegraaf.
“I have made the decision not to respond to any rumours for now.”
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