January Transfer Window Invites Wild Speculation

January 1, 2011

Not Going Anywhere

For those that are new to the ‘Beautiful Game’, January is a special time.  Not only does it bring about a highly congested fixture list (at least in England), but also a month-long period in which clubs across Europe may buy, sell and loan players. Potential purchases can save a club from relegation to the lower divisions, or bring a club glory for years to come.  But by the next the next transfer window, supporters call for many of these same players to be shipped off to far-away lands, never to be heard of again. This should be a time of great excitement for football fans.

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