Sporting Lisbon midfielder Bruno Fernandes was also targeted by Manchester United. Photograph:   Carlos Palma/Getty Images

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 Mark Halsey spoke about “Back The Whistleblowers” under the cover of anonymity, but he didn’t do a very good job of being secretive. Photograph: Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

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