The £4m Premier League Team

Transfer spending makes or breaks any club. The demise of all the following "once great" clubs can be attributed to transfer spending, Leeds United, Bolton Wanderers, Nottingham Forest, Sheffield Wednesday, QPR, Coventry City, Glasgow Rangers and a host more. Bolton with a £140m debt, rock bottom of the Championship and Leeds (who have sold both their Stadium and their training ground) probably fared the worst. In light of this it is astonishing the following Premier League 11 cost a mere £3,940,000.00. …
Swansea City vs Manchester United Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Swansea City vs Manchester United Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Sunday will see two of the league's unbeaten sides come head to head in South Wales as Swansea City host Manchester United. Although both have avoided defeat so far, Swansea will be happier about their start to the season as they have been playing some excellent football. Meanwhile, Manchester United have yet to hit top form and have struggled to create clear cut chances, which will be a concern for Louis van Gaal. It will be an interesting test for Manchester …
Bafetimbi Gomis | Statistical Analysis Of The Player

Bafetimbi Gomis | Statistical Analysis Of The Player

Proven goal scorers never come cheap. It came as a surprise to many when Swansea City signed Bafetimbi Gomis for free this summer.  He was all set to join Newcastle last August, but the deal fell through in the closing stages due to certain financial demands of the striker.  With his contract set to expire at the end of last season, it was believed that Newcastle would sign him on a Bosman transfer. However, it was the Swans who leapt …
Newcastle Launch Bids For Gomis and Remy | Cisse, Remy and Gomis Stats

Newcastle Launch Bids For Gomis and Remy | Cisse, Remy and Gomis Stats

Newcastle have increased their bid for Bafetimbi Gomis to £6.9M while launching a season-long loan bid for compatriot Loic Remy, according to Sky Sports. These bids come at the end of a week in which the club has been criticised for their lack of transfer business, as they are the only team in the English top four divisions yet to sign a first-team player. The acceleration of their transfer dealings may be a result of the resolution with striker Papiss …