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Stop telling Porky's

A new transfer record was set in Romania back in 2010 - for the most expensive footballer sold in return for pork.

Yep, Defender Marius Cioara was sold to Regal Hornia for 15kg of sausages. He retired a day later after 24 hours of taunts. Regal Hornia demanded a refund, and Cioara went to work on a farm.

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