Ex-Villa chairman Deadly Doug shocked by Bale transfer fee
Former Aston Villa chairman Sir Doug Ellis is shocked by the money being spent on transfer signings.
For Sir Doug, it was yet another indication that the world of football has gone bonkers.
"No-one is worth £85 million, it's just crazy money," he told the Sunday Mercury.
"I know him from playing for Madrid.
"How they arrived at that figure I don't know. It's gone crazy. Stupid."
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