Date:Friday August 15 2008
Swansea City boss Roberto Martinez told the Evening Post that one day the club will sign their own £3million player.
The Jacks host Nottingham Forest tomorrow, a side who spent £2.65 million on former Cardiff City striker Robert Earnshaw. Calderwood spent more than £4million on new signings in the Summer, and that's the reason why Martinez thinks they are favourites to win tomorrow.
|'Slowly we will grow, every step will be solid and one day I'm sure Swansea City will spend £3million on one player.|
'The more success you have, the more your assets increase and, if you sell a player for £2million, you can spend that on another player.
'You need to be successful in this league to reach that level. I believe that when we are a top-six club in this division, we will be spending that kind of cash.'
'Forest should be favourites when they play us because with that sort of money you can take your squad onto a different level.
'It's a great thing for a club if you have that sort of money and you're able to spend it,'
'But I am not jealous and I wouldn't swap my squad for theirs.
'Blaming a lack of money is the easy way out. When you haven't got money you need to find other ways to be competitive, and it's a great challenge for us to compete with bigger names in the game.'
|Will Swansea City record their first win of the season on Saturday? What's your score prediction?|
CLICK HERE TO SHARE YOUR VIEWS
Date:Friday August 15 2008
Michu Could Miss Newcastle Game (Friday April 18 2014)
Monk: There Are No Problems Whatsoever (Friday April 18 2014)
Training Bust-Up? - 'Fans Shouldn't be Concerned' (Tuesday April 15 2014)
Terry Admits He Told Ref Chico Deserved Red (Sunday April 13 2014)
Rate The Players: Swansea City 0-1 Chelsea (Sunday April 13 2014)
Stats: Swansea City v Chelsea (Sunday April 13 2014)
Vorm: Monk 'Best Choice' For Swansea City Manager (Saturday April 12 2014)
Monk: Good Reaction In Training After Hull Defeat (Friday April 11 2014)
Match Analysis - Hull City 1-0 Swansea City (Friday April 11 2014)
Williams' Agent Insists His Focus Is On Swansea (Thursday April 10 2014)
|12. West Ham||34||10||7||17||-9||37|
|13. Hull City||33||10||6||17||-6||36|
|14. Aston Villa||33||9||7||17||-14||34|
|Michu Could Miss Newcastle Game
» Swansea : 18/04/2014 00:22:00
|Monk: There Are No Problems Whatsoever
» Swansea : 18/04/2014 00:18:00
|Mulumbu Wins WBADSC Award
» WBA : 17/04/2014 21:53:00
|Olsson amp; Morrison Boost?
» WBA : 17/04/2014 21:48:00
|The Ped Report City 2-2 Sunderland
» Man City : 17/04/2014 21:41:00
|Poch - Villa Isn't Just Revenge
» Southampton : 17/04/2014 21:33:00
|Bolasie Looking For Strong Finish
» Crystal Palace : 17/04/2014 21:18:00