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From Neymar to Mbappe, how much did PSG’s team cost?

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

Haitian Times

Haitian Times

The Haitian Times was founded in 1999 as a weekly English language newspaper based in Brooklyn, NY.The newspaper is widely regarded as the most authoritative voice for Haitian Diaspora.
Haitian Times
Aug. 18, 2020

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