Stoke City star Joe Allen was a bargain admits boss Mark Hughes
Mark Hughes admits Joe Allen is proving a snip after landing his free-scoring midfielder for a mere £13m from Liverpool in the summer.
Allen bagged both goals in Saturday's 2-0 triumph over Sunderland to net the first brace of his career and make it five in his last four games for club and country.
"In the current market, you have to say he's a bargain," Hughes declared.
"For us to bring him here, I think we've done a great bit of business to be perfectly honest. Sometimes the stars align and you can bring in a player you didn't think you were going to get.
"Thankfully... read more
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