CIES Football Observatory have published a report on the transfers of clubs from top 5 leagues. According to the report, Manchester city became the first club in history to have spent at present its membership more than one billion euros
According to CIES Football Observatory, the cost of the current composition of the “Teams” made up of 1014 million euros. Nearest pursuers PSG (913 million euros) and real Madrid (902 million euros).
It is worth noting that Manchester city have only once spent more than 70 million euros to purchase the player (that is the amount paid for the midfielder rodri, who was bought in the summer of 2019 at Atletico Madrid). It was in the summer of 2015, when over 76 million euros bought from Wolfsburg for Kevin de Bruyne. Now it is estimated at 130 million euros.
It should be noted that Oleksandr Zinchenko, who plays in “my Teams” on the left-back position, joined the club just over 2 million euros. He was not even in the top 100 on the price of the transfer to the club. But in the top 100 includes two players who moved from Shakhtar. On the 16th the place of Fernandinho, who has passed for 40 million euros (he still plays in the team). On 54-m a place Elano, which cost that city of 12 million euros in 2007.