I've not played this game in a while (the level of micro-management available has put me off in recent years), so am taking it easy to start with and delegating stuff.
I've got about 1.8M in my transfer kitty but my DOF is responsible for transfer dealings. I see a player I like the look of and put a cheeky 1M bid in for him. A few days later, I get a message saying the club have accepted an offer of 30M made by my DOF. Up come the terms and obviously we can't afford the upfront fee or any of the wages and add-ons.
Why would the DOF gazump my offer and then offer something we clearly