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How much will we spend this summer?

Discussion in 'Transfer Archives' started by milo, 17 May 2019.

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What will be our net spend this summer?

Poll closed 17 Jul 2019.
  1. Less than we get from sales

    3.3%
  2. Break even

    8.2%
  3. £1 - £25m

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  4. £25m - £50m

    24.6%
  5. £50m - £75m

    19.7%
  6. £75m - £100m

    21.3%
  7. £100m+

    23.0%
  1. nayimfromthehalfwayline

    nayimfromthehalfwayline Andy Thompson

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    I read the other day that it is expected we will get the same sort of revenues from our stadium as Utd do OT, and that servicing the loan will be around £20m a season (without any naming rights).

    I think we'll be fine.
     
  2. Gutter Boy

    Gutter Boy Tim Sherwood

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    The club have been estimating £15m a season, while West Ham's went unsold at £3m. It's not going to be a game changer by any stretch.
     
  3. parklane1

    parklane1 Jimmy Cantrell

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    To be honest i do not care or know, as lone as Poch is happy come August.
     
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  4. Jon

    Jon To dare is to Dodd

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  5. Alaric

    Alaric Jason Dozzell

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    This is where I am as well. I really hope that given what Poch has achieved on a shoestring that Levy does back him. I don't think Poch is a guy who is going go blow every cent he is given (see Mark Hughes at City) on "super stars" as he is so concerned with squad harmony and a player's character.

    Btw, I heard somewhere that Glenn Hoddle had said that Levy had 150 million to spend. Did I dream that? Or have others heard that as well? For the record, I can't imagine it happening. The last time we spent big we'd just sold Bale and bought Chriches, Soldado and fudging paulinho, so I can imagine Levy being gun shy.
     
  6. parklane1

    parklane1 Jimmy Cantrell

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    Not sure he mentioned the amount but he did say on the box that there was money there last summer and again this summer. From what i have heard it was Poch who backed off from buying players last summer nothing to do with Levy not backing him.
     
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  7. Yiddo

    Yiddo Michael Carrick

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    We have to go for Che Adams imo. Will be relatively cheap, 0 risk for his age and knows where the net is, great understudy for Kane who has pretty much had the loan move youngsters his age usually need in a lower league. He could be one of those players who a small prem team buy for £15m and then get sold to the big boys a year later for big bucks.

    We also need a top quality ball playing midfielder to compete with Winks and 2 new full backs. Obviously if Toby and Eriksen go we need replacements for them aswell.
     
  8. Danishfurniturelover

    Danishfurniturelover Les Medley

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    I remember Adams ripping us a new one in the cup a few years ago.
     
  9. alekaras

    alekaras The ITK of IDK

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    He's got Everton written all over him. Literally. His full name is Che Zach Everton Fred Adams.
     
  10. elltrev

    elltrev Steve Hodge

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    We made £139m pre-tax profit in the last recorded financial year - I don’t know how much of that gets taxed and how our profit this year will have been different, but it’s certainly an indication that we should have a lot of money to spend if we want to! (Now that the stadium is built and its outstanding costs are known, as others have said)
     
  11. Jon

    Jon To dare is to Dodd

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    Ill feel more optimistic and bullish when little Dan gets his naming rights deal sorted.
     
  12. Rorschach

    Rorschach George Hunt

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    Call me sentimental I'll but always know him as Daniel .
     
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  13. Jon

    Jon To dare is to Dodd

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    With Kompany leaving City now, I wouldn’t be shocked to see them snap up Toby for the bargain price on offer.
     
  14. Jordinho

    Jordinho Tony Marchi Staff Member

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    I'm sure they've got a spare hundred million laying around somewhere to get them De Ligt.
     
  15. Jon

    Jon To dare is to Dodd

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    Why limit yourself to just the one, when you can afford both.

    (and everyone else too)
     
  16. parklane1

    parklane1 Jimmy Cantrell

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    " Danny Boy" to his friends.
     
  17. ShipOfTheseus

    ShipOfTheseus Alan Hutton

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    Both of them.
     
  18. SpurMeUp

    SpurMeUp Ian Walker

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    About a third of us have lowish expectations sub £50m, and maybe pleasently suprised. The rest will at best be placated. Better to assume we'll have a modest net spend and be suprised imo.
     
  19. alekaras

    alekaras The ITK of IDK

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    Remember Poch's comments about needing to move to a new phase of the project. If he's staying and Daniel is backing him, £150m spend (not net spend) wouldn't surprise me.
     
  20. LemonadeMoney

    LemonadeMoney Johnny Morrison

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    Whilst selling Eriksen for £100m, Trippier for £25m and Alderweireld for £25m equals...
     

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