Swansea Chairman Huw Jenkins Happy With Club’s Transfer Business

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Swansea chairman Huw Jenkins is pleased with the club’s business after landing Renato Sanches, Wilfried Bony and Sam Clucas late in the window.

Sigurdsson) from last season and when

that happened it was always going to be

difficult to turn things around and

maintain the same levels.

“The fee we received for Gylfi probably

made things doubly difficult for us in

some ways to try and do the right deals.

But I think we have done well with what

we’ve achieved in the time we’ve had.

“We probably could have done a bit more

in this window, but it was important that

we didn’t overstretch ourselves as a club

by bringing in players that were being

well over-valued.”

Within the two windows Paul has been

with us the squad has changed a lot with

four coming in last January (Martin

Olsson, Jordan Ayew, Luciano Narsingh

and Tom Carroll) and six in this window.

That’s big changes.

“But as a club we are in a good, healthy

financial position again. Then if we need

one or two more players to strengthen

again in January, there will also probably

be better options available.’’

Swansea lost Gylfi Sigurdsson and

Fernando Llorente to Everton and

Tottenham during the summer, bringing

in some £60million from the two men

who contributed 53% of the club’s top-

lfight goals last term.

Jack Cork was also sold to Burnley, but

the likes of Roque Mesa, Tammy

Abraham, Sam Clucas, Renato Sanches

and Wilfried Bony all came through the

arrivals door at the Liberty Stadium.

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