Two transfer deadline day bombshells from the OTFD vaults today, as Rooney burns his bridges and two of the world’s best players turn up at the Boleyn Ground.
Amongst the sound of fax machines going mad and dodgy agents blabbering on the phone, the transfer window slams shut today. Big deals are always in the offing and today in 2004 was no different, as a certain English starlet became one of the most hated men in Merseyside. Read all about it here.
IT all seemed a bit fishy right from the start. When West Ham United announced the double signing of two of the world’s most coveted young players to a stunned football world, the pundits were soon pontificating on the finer details and ramifications of the deal.
Argentine World Cup stars Carlos Tevez and Javier Mascherano were unveiled to the press as the newest members of the Hammers squad on this day in 2006. Click here for the whole story.
Tevez keeps the Hammers up