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Daily Mail: Tottenham chief Levy jets to Ukraine in hope of landing Shakhtar's wantaway Willian

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Aug. 28, 2012, 9:28 a.m. | Sports — by Daily Mail

Willian ( above ) of FC Shakhtar fights for a ball with Maicon ( down ) of FC Porto during UEFA Champions League, Group G football match in Donetsk on November 23,2011.
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Daniel Levy has returned from a mission to Ukraine hopeful of landing Brazilian playmaker Willian.

A new offer is to be made to Shakhtar Donetsk as chairman Levy looks to complete a typically late Spurs transfer splurge.

He met senior officials at the club at the weekend and, although a bid has been rejected, Levy will make an increased offer as he seeks a  replacement for Luka Modric.

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