Newcastle United broke their switch document in 1993 by paying £1.75 million to signal Andy Cole from Bristol Metropolis, however there was only one drawback when the Magpies lastly had their bid accepted: no person might discover the participant. 

Negotiations for the switch of Cole had been laborious and drawn out as a result of nature of Bristol Metropolis’s hierarchy, that means when the switch was lastly accepted at Ashton Gate 30 years in the past, all that was left to do was agree phrases with Cole himself.