The news that Tottenham Hotspur have completed the £17m signing of Brazil midfielder Paulinho got Football Burp wondering:
What else can seventeen million of Her Majesty’s pounds get you these days?
As such, here are ten things that Spurs could have spent the money on instead – click on each thing in question to read more about it…
10 things that cost the same as Paulinho
4. Acontrolling stake in American production outfit High Noon Entertainment, which makes entertainment and “reality” shows including Guinness World Records Gone Wild, Hurricane Hunters and The Great Baker for television networks in the United States
7. The refurbishment and extension of Templeman Library at the University of Kent’s Canterbury campus, which will provide extra book storage, additional study spaces and a new lecture theatre and seminar rooms
Do you know of anything that costs the same as Paulinho? Have your say in that comments thingy below…