PSG have twice smashed the transfer records with the purchases of Neymar and Kylian Mbappe but how much is the whole squad worth?
Paris Saint-Germain have dominated Ligue 1 for years, having earned the title of champions of the top-flight on nine occasions while claiming three consecutive titles from 2017 to 2020.
They are one of Europe’s biggest powerhouses as well and a major force in the transfer market, with the club owned by the wealthy Qatar Sports Investments.
PSG have conducted some of the most high-profile and lucrative deals in the transfer market in recent years, but how much does the whole squad cost?
As of the 2019-20 season, the PSG 2019-20 squad total cost is €779.4 million.
This is the total of all of their combined transfer fees.
The French heavyweights are currently responsible for two of the most expensive transfers of all-time.
Kylian Mbappe’s big-budget move from Monaco to PSG in 2017 amounted to €145m, while Neymar’s transfer from Barcelona for a whopping €222m shook the world.
The Brazil forward’s switch from Camp Nou to Parc des Princes shattered the previous record transfers, such as Paul Pogba’s €105m move to Man Utd from Juventus, Gareth Bale’s €100.8m from Tottenham to Real Madrid and of course the former world record of Cristiano Ronaldo to Real Madrid for €94m from Man Utd.
Other inbound PSG transfers have also been lucrative, such as Angel Di Maria’s €63m transfer from Man Utd and Mauro Icardi’s €50m price tag from Inter. Continue reading