I don't think you can ascertain from this thread, that people are moaning about our spending.
While I think everyone is happy with our window (so far), you can't begrudge fans worrying over whether it will all be set off by the sale of one of our star players.
The 175 m. £ loan was an...
And why should José oppose it? He'll want all the good players he can get. The only way I see him actually oppose it, is if it blocks one of Josés preferred targets, and we're able to get him in instead.
Probably because they expect José to start him?
I can understand the thinking behind this, Doherty hasn't even had a game with the team, and has been away for internationals this week.
I'm certain he was bought as first choice RB, but without any proper integration with the group, José might...
However foolish he might have been as a kid, I'm sure that hasn't been the case for many years, see e.g. GB against the Scum.
OT I can't see this happen, simply because of the financials. Even with no loan fee it would still smash our wage structure.
Under no circumstances can I see Ndombele starting. Not because of the murmurings of José wanting him out etc., but simply down to fitness. There's a reason he was hooked at HT against Watford.
If Winks is not fit to start either, I unfortunately think we'll see Sissoko starting there...
Benrahma has been very good for Brentford, but it isn't exactly a priority position for us, and with the earlier ITK that we're now looking to sell to buy, I'd be surpised if we didn't prioritise a striker in first.