Man City reject Carlos Tevez`s transfer request

Updated: Dec 12, 2010, 22:07 PM IST

London: Manchester City have rejected striker Carlos Tevez`s written transfer request, the Premier League club said on Sunday.

"This is both an unfortunate and unwelcome distraction and the club will remain focussed on the games ahead in what is turning out to be a very promising season," the club said in a statement on its website (

"The door remains open for Carlos to be selected to play."

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