There is not a single club in the history of professional football more spent on his team than the current Premier League leader, Manchester City. The team of Red Devil Kevin De Bruyne and Vincent Kompany put in a total of 878 million euros for its current core. PSG is the worst enemy of the Citizens, with 805 million euros. That made the International Centre for Sportstudies (CIES) Monday known.
The recruitment of defender Ayméric Laporte (65 million euro + 5 million euro opleidingsvergoedingen) brought the total amount of spending of Man City to 878 million euros. PSG had this winter, no incoming transfers need to be second place to hold on. Further, there are two teams that more than 700 million euro have been invested in their selection, Manchester United (747 million euros) and FC Barcelona (725 million euros).
In the top ten, there are six English clubs, in addition to the teams from Manchester also Chelsea (5th, 592 million euros), Liverpool (7th, 461 million), Arsenal (9th, 403 million) and Everton (10th, 365 million euros). Real Madrid with 497 million in sixth place. Juventus finally is eighth with 448 million euros.