Transfer news: Top 20 clubs with the most expensive squads in Europe – find who has spent the most on their current crop of players
Money has become the biggest source of power in football.
Rarely do the top clubs place trust in their academy for talent, preferring instead to turn their attention to who can be prised away with a lucrative offer in the transfer market.
So which side has spent the most on their current crop of players?
Find out the top 20 clubs in Europe with the most expensive squads, courtesy of research from the CIES Football Observatory, by scrolling through the gallery above.