Alberto Contador

2007 Tour winner Alberto Contador?s signing for Astana in 2008 is no longer the total certainty it appeared to be a few weeks back.

Contador was widely expected to be heading for the new-version Astana team along with his current team manager, Johan Bruyneel, when Discovery Channel fold at the end of the year.

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