5 High Profile Transfer Rumors That Make No Sense at All

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5 High Profile Transfer Rumors That Make No Sense at All
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Truth is often stranger than fiction.

With the transfer market wide open, and rumors flying left, right and centre, it comes as no surprise to me when I see even the most ludicrous of suggestions pop up on my computer screen. It's all part and parcel of the January window. Besides, we all love a good laugh once in a while, don't we?

Sometimes crazy things do happen. Remember Real Madrid's inexplicable capture of Michael Essien on loan from Chelsea on deadline day last summer? Oh well, inexplicable might be a strong word to use here, but I, for one, could not fathom how this particular move was going to help any of the parties involved.

You can never rule anything out in football, but some things can at the very least be termed unlikely. So here are five high profile transfer rumors that I believe make very little, if any sense at all.

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