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The ten clubs that spent the most to build their squads

Published:9/09/2019 - 19:30h

Updated:9/09/2019 - 22:36h

The CIES Football Observatory made one of its monthly reports, and in the last one analysed the investments of the big clubs. The study points the teams that have spent the most in building their squads

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The Observatory of the Football CIES has published one of his monthly reports, and in this case has gone back to look to the market of signings. After a summer 2019 marked by the movements in the big leagues, the entity has parked the individual cases to make a collective analysis, that takes out to relucir the strategy of some of the most powerful groups of Europe.

The last study does reference to the cost of the clubs to build his current staff, taking into account the incorporations of all the stars that integrate his changing room. This descarta, clear is, to the footballers arisen of the inferior categories, although yes it adds to which had to be repescados crediting some quantity in concept of repurchase.

The same that in the table that classifies the squares by value of market, the Manchester City is the big dominador, with a total investment of 1.014 million euros. The investigation stands out that it is the first time that a club surpasses the border of the 1.000 millions, and is that in the Etihad Stadium there have been a lot of efforts for apuntalar the team that Pep Guardiola has led in the battle by the titles. The one of Santpedor justified the waste of the last campaigns with the need to reinforce a project of present that also ensures a successful future.

To little distance follows him the PSG, with a bet of 913 millions. The revolution does years that arrived to the Park of the Princes, and the owners qatarís have not doubted in taking out the chequebook to stroll when they have considered it necessary. Almost the half of this figure recae in only two forwards, since the 'clausulazo' of Neymar cost 222 'kilos' and Kylian Mbappé went out of the Monaco with a conveyance with option to buy valued in 180.

The one who also has escalado positions is the Real Madrid, that closes the podium with 902 millions. Although Florentino Pérez has made some sales sounded, in this same window estival has invested more than 300 million euros, what has planted him between the most stood out investors of Europe, with Eden Hazard -120 million more variable euros- like piece more sought-after.

In spite of his bet by the quarry, the FC Barcelona occupies the sixth square, with 697 millions. The value of a historical like Leo Messi is incalculable, but the Barcelona have needed some that another effort to improve his forward, in which you crash like Luis Suárez (81 millions), Ousmane Dembélé (105 more variable) or Antoine Griezmann (120) carry the palm.

It is worthy to mention also the good do of clubs like the Tottenham or the Bayern of Munich, that have obtained big results with a more reduced investment. To the londinenses -12º in the table- reproaches them his shortage of titles but arrived to the final of the Champions with a staff that cost 465 million euros, whereas the Bavarians -15º in the table- are the maxima dominadores in Germany after investing 'hardly' 352 millions, a quantity at all desdeñable but very move# away of the one of some of his competitors.

The Top10 of clubs with more cost to build his staff

  1. Manchester City: 1014 million euros
  2. PSG: 913 million euros
  3. Real Madrid: 902 million euros
  4. Manchester United: 751 million euros
  5. Juventus: 719 million euros
  6. FC Barcelona: 697 million euros
  7. Liverpool: 639 million euros
  8. Chelsea: 561 million euros
  9. Athletic of Madrid: 550 million euros
  10. Arsenal: 498 million euros

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