Swindon Town manager Paolo Di Canio says he's still more than happy to spend £30,000 of his own money to keep some of his loan players. Players he says he needs to maintain a promotion push.
During his eighteen months at the club, Di Canio has been financially backed by the board and brought in a staggering 40 players.
But it appears that purse strings have been tightened.
Our sports correspondent Matthias Kurth reports: