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How is Stoke's so low? With Shaqiri, Affelay, and the rest of Stoke-alona joining them? Who'd they sell?
Notable signings
Shaqiri: £12mil
Affelay: free
Joselu: £5.75mil

Notable sales
Begović: £8mil
N'Zonzi: £7mil
Huth: £3mil
i was expecting us to be last. disappointed.
embed please

https://youtu.be/yNY7TW_tfpc



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http://img.skysports.com/15/09/Others/3345200.jpg

mod please embedded this please :)
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Good find. Thanks for sharing :D
holy... city accounts for around a quarter of the league's net expenditure. They really went for it this summer.
Can anyone explain what happened to FFP? I'm just curious how City was able to spend so much.
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It has been "relaxed". I have no idea what that means.
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UEFA is lifting some of the restrictions on club spending in an attempt to make more teams competitive and ensure clubs are more attractive for new investors.

European football's governing body agreed to relax some of its financial fair play (FFP) rules, allowing clubs a period of accelerated spending on players if they present an affordable business model and show they are not "gambling on success."

In City's case, they have two players on loan with an option to buy worth 50mil. Meaning they're not being reckless. Their business model for this transfer window is reasonable.
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"Two reasons. One is that revenues have vastly increased...And...transfer fees can be amortised over the length of a player’s contract...The second is that Uefa earlier this year relaxed the FFP restrictions".

http://www.theguardian.com/football/blog/2015/sep/02/financial-fair-play-manchester-city

P.S. Oh and of course we have been in compliance with the BS FFP requirements, which always favored the established clubs.
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@ Micky. lets be honest that's a bit of a joke. what was started as a fairly objective number based criteria has turned into something that is up for debate and various interpretations.
Who is in charge for the transfers at Arsenal? Is Wenger fully in charge?
How can you expect club to challenge for the title with a transfer window like that( even though Cech is still one of my favourite GKs ever), specially when it's direct competitors have done all they can to strengthen. A lack of ambition if I've ever seen one.
Not sure how this relates to Wenger. Our weakest link was a striker and it's, according to many sources, known that we were in the market for one. It's not like there are plenty to go around. Chelsea, United and Arsenal were in for a striker. Chelsea had to settle for Pedro/Falcao and Utd with a 19 year old. I'm disappointed like any other about our transfer dealing, but I do understand getting a good player isn't just about splashing cash. The fact that a massive club like utd with enough cash to go around couldn't bring in an established striker says a ton about this market.

I don't know who is in charge on the final end of transfers.
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Illman, the reason it was relaxed was because ironically, their punishment financially scarred teams. In turn, keeping investors away from them. Stripping Europa League from the teams that infringed for that transfer window, made them lose TV revenue.

I personally like the vision part better. Which can still be objective. That's why I brought up the City case. They spent a lot sold some, but potentially will end up with a reasonable net loss. With reasonable being affordable to their finance.
Micky, a net spend of 500mill for City is still reasonable for their owners, they are a juggernaut in this TW, and now that FFP is a complete joke, inflation is gonna go even more crazy
Xgooner4everX u call it a joke but I don't think u understand why it was put in place. FFP is to stop teams for overspending with hopes of performing better. It's a huge risk as many teams fail at this and go bankrupt or have to be bailed out by their league.

FFP applies to all teams. Not just the financial giants. An unforgiving FFP punishes more lower table teams than scare financial giants.

Now that it is in perspective to the teams goal and finance, FFP can function like intended. It was never made to stop Sugar Daddy dominance.
West Brom's Berahino given time off to consider future
https://uk.sports.yahoo.com/news/west-broms-berahino-given-time-off-consider-future-123752977--sow.html

Berahino is acting like a spoiled little kid who didn't get the toy he wanted for Christmas. Why sign that contract if u weren't willing to play it out. Completely support West Brom's stance here
Is it weird that he looks very similar to Raheem Sterling?
He has the same ass of a manager i think? can see some of his work pattern there...

http://www.skysports.com/football/news/11095/9976458/premier-league-tops-la-liga-bundesliga-serie-a-and-ligue-1-in-transfer-window-spending

serie A spent 90% more than last season. atletico madrid tied united for 2nd most money spent with 140 million euro.
Happy end of transfer window everyone! Finally we can focus and enjoy the matches without the urge to read bs articles and long for new players everyday, hour and minute lol
I'll never stop reading bs articles
Alright guys, deadline day is finally beyond us.

Please take these with a light heart, will ya? :D Let us know if you want some quality ones posted. Let us celebrate with some humor.

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Lol @ Arsene giving zero fucks like a boss
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He's learning from Jose
Ibarbo had entered the Premier league, brace total yourself lol
Is this ironic?
maaaaaaaan. say hello to the most popular player in fut. ronaldo? messi? step aside, ibarbo is in the premier league
Saido Berahino has claimed on Twitter that he will never play for West Brom again.the deal to take Saido Berahino to Spurs failed to happen simply because the West Brom chairman Jeremy Peace refused to do business.

Tottenham are known to be surprised that Peace chose to make Spurs’ four bids public and made the process personal.
If he wants to leave let him leave, he won't be committed to WBA
Doesn't sound very "peace-ful"... he he.
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He's completely Raheem-ed it

Pun Pun Pun
What's the point of even signing a contract?
WHO is Anthony martial anyone knows? Please?
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^An 18-year-old French Striker who has played for Real, Barca, Bayern and Juve. He scored 79 goals last season and narrowly missed out on the Ballon'D'or. The only reason why he didn't feature for France is because the French national team coach doesn't like stars. He then moved to Lyon with the hopes of making the French national team, but has since decided to move to the EPL to take his childhood dream club to new heights. Hope this helps.
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Have a look for yourself.

According to FM, United can win the league single handedly thanks to Martial's pace, acceleration and finishing. Will dethrone Messi in the ballon d'or's come 2017

According to reality, many think United played 6 times more than the normal amount for a 19yr 100m sprinter.

According to LVG, Cantona is back in town.
Strange analogy considering their 2 completely opposite kinds of players. Cantona was more like a Costa type whereas Martial is from the Micheal Owen mould. Just sayin...
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cantona was a costa type? my word what blasphemy. cantona was an artist on the pitch. think ibra in terms of swagger and skill finishes
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LVG stated after they rejected Pedro's pleas and begging to join Man u that he will only go for a world class player, This is IT! This is the answer! Theiry Henry is crying at one corner now, the next french big thing is coming.
all joy and tears everywhere football
I've only ever seen him play on the wing but everyone keeps calling him a striker


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