Man City Lead Here are the 50 most expensive squad in football

Manchester City have the most expensive squad in football, costing £777million in total

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Manchester City after spending £57m on Aymeric Laporte in January has surpassed PSG as the side with the most expensive squad in football, according to CIES Football Observatory.

Pep Guardiola was active last summer, strengthening all departments of his team- Kyle Walker (£45m), Ederson (£35m), Bernardo Silva (£43), Danilo (£27m) and Benjamin Mendy (£52m) were all brough to the Ittihad Stadium.

However, they were trailing PSG who also did some good business, signing Neymar from Barcelona for 222m euros and also secured the signature of Mbappe to add up to their existing expensive squad, but Manchester City have toppled them after Laporte joined them in January.

Manchester United placed 3rd, followed by Barcelona, Chelsea, Real Madrid in 4th, 5th and 6th places respectively.

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Premier League clubs dominated the list due to the high revenue from lucrative television rights deal which would end in 2019.

Middle table team in the Premier League like Everton beat European giants Barcelona, while strugglers like Crystal Palace and Sevilla placed above Inter Milan and Sevilla, powerhouses in Italy and Spain respectively.

 

TOP 50 MOST EXPENSIVE SQUADS IN FOOTBALL

1. Manchester City - £777m

2. PSG - £713m

3. Manchester United - £661m

4. Barcelona - £641m

5. Chelsea - £524m

6. Real Madrid - £439m

7. Liverpool - £408m

8. Juventus - £396m

9. Arsenal - £356m 

10. Everton - £323m

11. Bayern Munich - £321m

12. Tottenham - £316m

13. AC Milan - £269m

14 Atletico Madrid - £263m

15. Monaco - £253m

16. Borussia Dortmund - £237m

17. Roma - £231m

18. Southampton - £202m

19. Crystal Palace - £199m

20. Inter Milan - £192m

21. Napoli - £180m

22. West Ham - £157m

23. Wolfsburg - £144m

24. Leicester - £143m

25. Sevilla - £141m

26. Bayer Leverkusen - £140m

27. Stoke - £132m

28. Valencia - £130m

29. Newcastle - £128m

30. Watford - £124m

31. Lazio + Swansea £117m

33. West Brom - £115m

34. Borussia Monchengladbach - £108m

35. Schalke - £107m

36. RB Leipzig - £104m

37. Sampdoria - £100m

38. Marseille - £99m

39. Villareal - £97m

40. Fiorentina - £94m

41. Burnley - £102m

42. Lyon - £88m

43. Bournemouth - £86m

44. Torino - £83m

45. Brighton - £79m

46. Hamburg - £78m

47. Lille - £71m

48. Huddersfield - £68m

49. Sassuolo - £66m

50. Hoffenheim - £61m

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