You think MLB's trading deadline is exciting, fun? Well, the transfer window for European footie closes today, and it's a doozie to follow. Sell-on clauses, buy-outs, renegotiations, etc., all these happen last-minute, with clubs literally offering their best players up for cold hard cash (John Henry's Liverpool may be in the process of receiving over $50M for their top striker, Fernando Torres). This even while teams are in contention for trophies and slots in prestigious tournaments – how do fans of these teams cope? It's quite a scene.
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