14 Jan 2018 10:27:34
“Let’s say we have three targets in the summer – a defender, a midfielder and an attacking player. If in the winter you do one of the three, then in the summer you do three minus one.

“If we do something now, we don’t do it in the summer again.

“Our plan was not to have new players in January. We build a squad with this idea and I share this philosophy with Mr Woodward and the owners. " Jose.

1.) 14 Jan 2018
14 Jan 2018 11:42:45
Think it’s quite obvious that we didn’t think Sanchez was an option and now he’s been offered to us have plans have quite rightly changed.

2.) 14 Jan 2018
14 Jan 2018 12:37:46
Interesting point GDS, I wonder whether he was offered to us and how we came to be involved. I guess we will never get to know what has been in his head, all the press reports about his desperation to pay for Pep again could just be paper BS.

Separate to this though, the rumours for us were all about Ozil, I wonder where that one stands now.