QPR to keep Taarabt
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Premier League new-boys Queens Park Rangers have ended speculation over the future of Adel Taarabt after the club announced that the Moroccan is not for sale.

"We are pleased to confirm that Adel Taarabt will be staying at QPR this summer," said a club statement.

"Despite receiving a substantial bid for our Moroccan international, we rebuffed all approaches and indeed, we are keen to build for the future in the Premier League, and not sell one of our prized assets.

"Taarabt is fully committed to the club and is looking forward to proving his undoubted star quality for QPR in the Premier League."

The 22-year-old was a key figure in QPR's promotion to the Premier League as Championship winners, and won the Football League Player of the Year award for his performances.