You'll see A lot of other clubs were chasing Ronaldo when they gotVagabondo said:Is a big, prestigious club offering too much money for an unknown quantity that nobody else is really chasing considered a monumental coup for Ferguson?
Wenger knew how good the French trio were already so he knew what he was buying (plus, Pires was in his mid-20s then and chose us over Real Madrid). Anelka was a coup because we only paid 500k for him and made a profit of 22.5m. Bergkamp a coup because he was a world class European player who came to a club who was heading for relegation when he could've gone anywhere.Vagabondo said:But apart from Campbell, they were mostly gambles rather than coups.
he should be hanged for stealing that goal from Inzaghi!!! :fero: greedy bastard... :irritate:ilgenio said:...and Tomasson (his goal against Ajax alone is worth the transfer :stuckup: )