Evans ready to hit summer sales

Rotherham manager Steve Evans is expecting chairman Tony Stewart to splash the cash this summer.

Last Updated: 23/04/12 at 15:20

Evans: Contemplates spending spree

Evans: Contemplates spending spree

More of the games that matter

2 years free Sky Broadband Unlimited for Sky Sports customers

Evans, appointed as Andy Scott's successor a fortnight ago, is the man charged with delivering promotion next season and with an overhaul of his squad planned, he is anticipating significant financial backing.

"I'll be talking to him twice a day, because the closest relationship is with the owner as they ultimately back you," Evans said.

"I would have thought the chairman will be signing some cheques.

"Everything has a cost at the end of the day, but I don't think the chairman would build a new stadium like that and then deny us of some quality on the pitch."

The Millers' purse will be swelled by around £300,000 after Reading's promotion to the Barclays Premier League, which triggered a clause in the transfer of Adam Le Fondre last August and Evans added: "There is a big advantage financially. I'll be asking if I can have it!"

More of the games that matter

2 years free Sky Broadband Unlimited for Sky Sports customers

Related News

Most Commented

Readers' Comments

H

e doesn't need a caoch. He needs a bus. A bloody big one, that he can park across the goal line. And when he gets one, he can do us a favour and let us know where we can buy one from as well.

HarryBoulton
Rodgers: No defence coach

Y

ou are wrong Per, thats the right way the play. Its everyone elses' fault that it doesnt work.

delboy
Mertesacker urges style change

A

s it's panto season coming soon, let me be the first Oh yes you do

munchie
Rodgers: No defence coach

Footer 365

Premier League: Ronald Koeman looking at European challenge sparked by Dusan Tadic

Ronald Koeman believes Dusan Tadic can spark Southampton into a challenge for Champions League football next season.

Premier League: Manuel Pellegrini confident Joe Hart will sign new Manchester City deal

Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini says he is confident that England goalkeeper Joe Hart will sign a new contract.

Premier League: Garry Monk puts Stoke furore behind him

Swansea boss Garry Monk is keen to focus on weekend opponents Leicester after a stormy week for him personally.

Mail Box

'Goals Like That Can Make You Pregnant'

Those being sniffy about Erik Lamela's rabona are given short shrift in the afternoon mailbox, where criticism of Brendan Rodgers is smashed out of the park...

Does David De Gea Need Competition?

It would certainly be a good idea to give Victor Valdes a contract, while we have more mails on Brendan Rodgers, Arsene Wenger, the rabona and mailbox gripes...

© 2014 British Sky Broadcasting Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media property