So the British transfer record has been broken. And by the owners of Manchester United. The same people who had already put that club in debt for decades to come. The men who have used the club as though it were a cash dispenser. Well, now they've spent millions on one very good player. Well, someone is paying for Angel Di Maria. I'm not quite sure who.
But something had to be done. Say what you like about Alex Ferguson, but he knew when to get out. He could see that the youth players coming through the ranks . . .
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