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Arsenal V Chelsea: it’s the economics, stupid

by | 29th, July 2015

wenger It’s Arsenal v Chelsea in the Community Shield and the Press are turning it into battle between the clubs’ respective managers, Arsene Wenger and Jose Mourinho.

Having heard Mourinho engage in the kind of maths politicians use to tell the masses that a deficit is actually a surplus, Wenger responds:

“We spend when we think we have to spend and do not listen to what people think or say. When we don’t have the money, we don’t spend the money we haven’t got.”

It’s Jose’s good fortune that Chelsea manager Roman Abramovich has yet to call in the £1bn-plus interest free loan he handed the Blues.

Wenger adds:

“When we have the money available, we spend it. We just try to make the right decisions. I believe that one day if you make real statistics of the players we have developed here and compare them to the other clubs, you will be surprised.

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