Originally Posted by ---Nemo---
Can't see it myself like. We didn't bother fighting over him when he went to Stoke, makes even less sense now.
We would have had to ditch another loan player (Or mebes bought one? Onhua?).
Otherwise we would have had to buy him outright, and they wanted a fair bit for him.
(Unless you mean using bargaining power, in the Bent deal).
Well there was still more than meets the eye about that, gotta be.
The speed it went thruogh was unreal, and we wouldn't have had time to ask Carew up to the SOL.
Very strange deal, I'll tell ye.