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Who spent most, made profits on transfers in Premier League this summer?

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MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - AUGUST 13: John Stones of Manchester City in action during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Sunderland at Etihad Stadium on August 13, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

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After a record $1.4 billion was spent in the Premier League this summer, most of the PL’s 20 clubs were throwing around money like it was going out of fashion.

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There were some huge fees dished out with the two Manchester teams spending almost half a billion dollars between them on transfer fees alone. Let that sink in.

In total 13 Premier League clubs broke their transfer record fee for a single player this summer as all but two spent more than their incomings.

So, that being said, with the summer transfer window slammed shut it is time to crunch the numbers and see who spent the most, who sold well and take a look at the net spend for each team.

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Below is the summer transfer business from all 20 teams with their total money spent on transfers, incoming transfer fees and net profit/loss listed via information from Transfermarkt.



  1. Man City - Spent: $237.6 million (incoming: $24.3 million) - Net = -$213.3 million
  2. Man United - Spent: $185 million; (incoming: $7.1 million) - Net = -$177.9 million
  3. Chelsea - Spent: $157.6 million (incoming: $45.7 million) - Net = -$111.9 million
  4. Arsenal - Spent: $126 million (incoming: $9.2 million) - Net = -$116.8 million
  5. Tottenham - Spent: $92 million (incoming: $46.9 million) - Net = -$45.1 million
  6. Liverpool - Spent: $89.1 million (incoming: $88.4 million) - Net = -$0.7 million
  7. Leicester City - Spent: $83.1 million (incoming: $59.4 million) - Net = -$23.7 million
  8. Watford - Spent: $75.2 million (incoming: $33 million) - Net = -$42.2 million
  9. West Ham - Spent: $69.5 million (incoming: $13 million) - Net = -$56.5 million
  10. Crystal Palace - Spent: $66.4 million (incoming: $56 million) - Net = -$10.4 million
  11. Everton - Spent: $60.4 million (incoming: $62 million) - Net = +$1.6 million
  12. Southampton - Spent: $57.9 million (incoming: $84.6 million) - Net = +$26.7 million
  13. Bournemouth - Spent: $44.3 million (incoming: $23.6 million) -Net = -$20.7 million
  14. Swansea City - Spent: $42.2 million (incoming: $54.2 million) - Net = $12 million
  15. Sunderland - Spent: $35.5 million (incoming: $8.3 million) - Net = -$27.2 million
  16. West Brom - Spent: $29.6 million (incoming: $11.7 million) - Net = -$17.9 million
  17. Middlesbrough - Spent: $27.9 million (incoming: $6.5 million) - Net = -$21.4 million
  18. Burnley Spent: $27.5 million (incoming: $0 million) - Net = -$27.5 million
  19. Stoke City - Spent: $25.7 million (incoming: $2.5 million) - Net = -$23.2 million
  20. Hull City - Spent: $22.8 million (incoming: $6 million) - Net = -$10.4 million

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