Roman Abramovich's money does not just buy the best players; it buys the best negotiators
Over a week before the window actually closed, Jose Mourinho said there would be "no tick tock" for Chelsea, no pressure.
All their business was done. The latter ended up changing, as Loic Remy replaced Fernando Torres, but there was still no pressure -- "no tick tock".
Almost as soon as the deal became public attention it was wrapped up. Chelsea resolved the issue almost before anyone realised it. That st...