Ryan Lowe is alone with me in his office. It is just a couple of minutes to the 6pm kick-off for the prestigious FA Cup fourth round tie against Tottenham Hotspur. The Preston North End manager places a jade bracelet, made by his daughter, on his wrist and a lucky glass Buddha inRead More »
Usually January is the quick-fix month of transfers left over from the summer, a number of bad deals, and a few life-saving ones.
A British-record deal to bring in Enzo Fernández for more than £105 million will take Todd Boehly and Clearlake Capital’s spending past £500 million in just two windows. In the January window alone, Chelsea spent £288m, compared to the £190m spent by the 78 clubs in France, Spain, Germany and Italy combined.
Arsenal completed the shock signing of Jorginho from Chelsea as Premier League clubs once again shattered the record for transfer spending in the winter window.