As I write, the transfer window for the Premier League and Championship is closing.
It has been a busy pre-season transfer market. Spend, spend, spend for those who can afford it. Or can they?
Harry Maguire, at £80+ million has become the most expensive defender in the world, signing for Manchester United. Across Manchester, Champions Man City have spent £60 million each on two players.
Some of the fees I have seen lower down the Premier League and Championship are, in their own, just as crazy. Some clubs have paid over the odds, for sure.
One player staying put . . .
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