Early Doors is a cynical old goat. That’s why, when it heard the play-off final described as “the £120 million match”, it scoffed.
The sums, ED assumed, were done by the same people who reckon Manchester United have 659 million fans (including 27 million in South Korea).
£120m. Just a nonsense figure dreamed up on the assumption that, after Palace’s Wembley win, every man woman and child in Britain would go out and buy a Damien Delaney replica shirt.
Now, ED isn’t just cynical. It’s also lazy. So there was no chance of it ever bothering to check the numbers out for itself.
But it did manageRead More »from Palace’s £120m just a drop in the ocean