Surely the whole point of the article is that we have a clear strategy for constantly renewing, and taking into account the fact that without it the loss of the most talented will see us end up as Southampton did for a while.
Whilst nice to see a pro outsider giving credit it is not anything close watchers like us will not have twigged.
What is of more interest here and now is the leap from CL nearlies to top four. It is, I suggest, in good hands despite the loss of the recruitment head...
And we should not forget that transfer business is only one part of recruiting as our junior ranks seem to be producing some gems.
Didn't even realise who he was or that he had played for Palace, Southampton and West Ham.
Like the police first the refs were getting younger, then the managers, players and now the Chief Scouts. He looks like he should still be playing!