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Michael Laudrup undermined as Swansea City cut ties with his agent

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Michael Laudrup's position as Swansea City's manager has been cast into greater doubt by the club's decision to cut all ties with his agent, Bayram Tutumlu.

Relations between Tutumlu and the chairman Huw Jenkins have broken down amid reports that the agent has attempted to sell the Wales defender Ashley Williams against the board's wishes. The 48-year-old Danish manager, who has worked with Tutumlu since his playing days at Barcelona, had already raised questions about his future after becoming involved in a dispute with the club's board over transfer funds.

A South Wales Evening Post report suggested Tutumlu has tried to recruit players, including the St Etienne striker Pierre-Emerick.......

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