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Transfer Balls: Spurs spend £100,000-a-week to spite QPR and West Ham

by | 3rd, February 2015

Transfer Balls: So, how was the transfer window for Spurs’ striker Emmanuel Adebayor:

In an “EXCLUSIVE” in January 28, the Sun ‘s Charlie Wyett wrote:
EMMANUEL ADEBAYOR is facing a choice between a move to megabucks Paris Saint-Germain and QPR or Stoke.

In another “EXCLUSIVE’ Simon Austin told Sun readers on February 1

QPR have promised Emmanuel Adebayor a permanent deal if he keeps them in the Premier League. Spurs have agreed to let the 30-year-old move to Loftus Road on loan. [Harry] Redknapp believes that carrot can get the best out of Adebayor again.

In a non-exclusive story, the Sun reported on February 3:




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  • Mr_Malark

    Awful article. When it’s not being full of spelling mistakes, it’s peddling flawed logic that disregards the point that we’re not paying £100k for nothing; we’re paying £100k a week for a high-quality third striker.

    Adebayor hasn’t suddenly disappeared.

  • Matt 1960

    So – the actual story is… QPR refused to sanction an approach of any kind. And West Ham wanted to sign a player where Spurs paid half his wages. Yet your headline is that Spurs were motivated by spite. Any fluent English speakers on your team at Anorak ?