Would you trust Alex McLeish with a £40m transfer war chest?

Ollie Irish

16th, October 2009



“Oops, I meant Darren Bent, not Marcus. Balls.”

Giving Alex McLeish up to £40 MILLION to spend on new players in January, as new owner Carson Yeung has promised this week, is just fine if you want to piss away £40m on a collection of crap Scots, crap journeymen and crap Scottish journeymen. Otherwise it’s the biggest waste of money since Chelsea paid £30m for that Shevchenko fella.

Big Eck, a manager who thinks nothing of boldly playing one striker up front at home against Bolton

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