Hart stopper: Man City put the brakes on Birmingham bid for on loan keeper

01 January 2010 12:40
No go: Manchester City want Joe Hart to return[LNB]Manchester City have rejected Birmingham boss Alex McLeish's bid to sign Joe Hart. [LNB]TheScot has been told that the keeper will be returning to Eastlands atthe end of this season.[LNB]However, McLeish has not ruled out signing the England international for another year when his loan expires in the summer.[LNB]He said: 'Manchester City will take Joe Hart back at the end of the season. There is no chance of us signing him in January. [LNB]'We asked the question and they said that won't happen. [LNB]'It is Manchester City's policy and they said that it was always the game-plan.[LNB]'They were going to be putting in an active policy of young players in place as well as bringing in the big names.'[LNB]  Heart to Hart places Birmingham keeper Joe in frame for an England call'Big bloke' Hart is England's No 1, says Birmingham boss McLeish MANCHESTER CITY FC

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