Hughes warns Eto'o: Don't keep me waiting

On Wednesday, Hughes confirmed that the Premier League side had bid for the 25 million-euro rated Cameroon international but the forward remained undecided over his future after being offered a new two-year contract by Barcelona.

The City manager said he would exercise as much patience as needed to take Eto'o to Eastlands but confirmed he would walk away if the situation dragged on and he felt he could not take it forward.

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