Published on Wednesday, 15 July 2015 00:13
"What one can see out in the sunlight is always less interesting than what goes on behind a windowpane. In that black or luminous square life lives, life dreams, life suffers." Charles Baudelaire
There is something visceral, something deeply emotional, about the transfer window. For fans of clubs who are apt to sell their best players, it stirs deep pangs of jealousy at the threat of a love lost to a more potent rival. But then by turns it also speaks of promise, of hope renewed.