English Premier League Smashed Through The £1billion Spending Barrier

This season the English Premier League clubs have collectively spent more than £1 billion on transfer fees for the first time in history.

Paul Pogba’s world-record £89 million move to Manchester United makes up nearly a tenth of this season’s total spending and Arsenal’s £35million capture of Shkodran Mustafi was also significant in breaking the £1 billion barrier.

Top five Premier League signings

  • Paul Pogba – Juventus to Manchester United, £89m
  • John stones – Everton to Manchester City, £47m
  • Leroy Sane – Schalke to Manchester City, £42m
  • Granit Xhaka – Borussia Monchengladbach to Arsenal, £35m
  • Shkodran Mustafi – Valencia to Arsenal, £35m

-Devashree Goenka