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Fate of Merthyr in Balance

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The fate of non-league club Merthyr Tydfil FC is in the balance, but it looks as if the club will go into administration tomorrow. A Welsh-Egyptian millionaire has been told that he can have the club for £1, but according to owner Wyn Holloway he has not made an offer. Annis Abraham is a Cardiff City shareholder and has pledged to bring league football to Merthyr. He thinks that the debts are nearer £600,000 than the £315,000 Mr Holloway states. Abraham claims that Cardiff City have already agreed to a link up which may see the club field Cardiff reserve players. He has said that the mooted move to Bridgend is off.

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