Dwarika Offered Contract With Al Ansar

Author: 
Marc Purcell
Date Published: 
1998-06-28
Source: 
TTFOL

Arnold Dwarika has been offered a contract with Al-Ansar in Lebanon. Dwarika will join Peter Prosper and Wesley Webb next season. However, the deal is being held up on what else? Money. According to CANA, local club Joe Public wants US$100,000 TT$ 630,000 in order to release him. According to Al-Ansar that transfer fee is too high. The deal will allow Joe Public to recover 31 percent of there TT$ 2,000,000 budget.

Should Dwarika join Al-Ansar it will be his second stint overseas. He has played in Scotland for East Fife in the second division.

In the shooting range....

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