Peterborough United chairman laughed out loud at League Two striker’s demands

Peterborough United chairman Darragh MacAnthony enjoyed a hearty laugh at one list of demands he saw from a League Two striker’s agent during the transfer window.

Thursday, 2nd September 2021, 12:24 pm
Darragh MacAnthony with current Posh striker Jonson Clarke-Harris.

“This player wanted £5k per week in the Championship or £9k per week in the Premier League,” MacAnthony revealed. “And on top of those wages he had the audacity to want a £1 million release fee.

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“There are a lot of League One clubs looking at him, but he scored eight goals last season and he’s a one-goal-in-six striker, and he’s playing in League Two, and he’s had a bad time for 18 months.

“I couldn’t stop laughing about it, but then that’s the market for strikers for you.

“I hope whoever agrees to those demands doesn’t regret it.”