I came across the article today. The relevant part is: If you're unfamiliar with Hank Steinbrenner, his family owns the Yankees of Major League Baseball, who are one of the highest valued sports franchises in the world. Many people here in the States don't like them, but they consistently spend more on players than anyone else; and have won 26 titles. Full article here: http://www.usatoday.com/sports/baseball/2008-01-26-2494724397_x.htm I know the mess that Gillette and Hicks have made up in Liverpool have soured many on American owners, and I know that it is all speculation at this point, but if this ever happened you could be sure that Spurs would not be outspent in the transfer window by anyone. Oh, and by the way, f*ck Arsenal!