Six Ridiculously Overpriced Strikers, With Imminent £30m Bony Deal: Includes Chelsea Flops And Liverpool £35m Man

Posted by

Bony will be hoping to avoid becoming one of this infamous lot.

Wilfried Bony is expected to complete a £30 million move to Manchester City in the coming days after a fee was agreed between the clubs according to the BBC.

Bony Manchester City Breaking: Manchester City And Swansea City Agree £30m Fee For Wilfried Bony
Ouch: Arsenal Legend Tony Adams Slams ‘Thierry Henry The Manager’
Wilfried Bony To Manchester City: Yaya Toure Hails Imminent £30m Signing

But is Swansea’s main striking hit-man actually worth that incredible amount of money?

Over the years there have been similarly huge deals for supposedly deadly forwards that haven’t exactly worked out, proving to be completely overpriced acquisitions.

City fans will be hoping Bony isn’t one of them but CaughtOffside takes a look at the group of players the Ivorian really doesn’t want to be a part of.

Andriy Shevchenko: AC Milan > Chelsea – £30m

andriy shevchenko chelsea

The Ukranian’s move to Stamford Bridge looked the be on the right tracks following a goal on his debut in the Community Shield against Liverpool.

But it was a false dawn with just 22 goals in 77 appearances for the Blues and his hellish stay in West London was finally put to rest in 2009.

Next Page
Page 1 of 7
Prev Page
More Stories AC Milan FC Andriy Shevchenko Andy Carroll Barcelona FC Chelsea FC Fernando Torres Hernan Crespo Hulk Inter Milan FC Liverpool FC Manchester City FC Newcastle United FC Paris Saint Germain Porto FC Swansea City FC Wilfried Bony Zenit St Petersburg FC Zlatan Ibrahimovic