The English Premier League (Premier League) spent over $ 2 billion by the end of the summer transfer window in 2022, an all-time high that surpassed the previous record of £1.45 billion set in 2017.
The clubs that spend the most money in the summer transfer window 2022
According to the Daily Mail (UK), Chelsea spent a whopping £ 258.5 million on seven new players in 2022, making them the most lavishly funded club in England. This is due to the fact that new Chelsea leader and American millionaire Todd Boehly is eager to leave his mark.
Newcastle, like Chelsea, has a new Saudi Arabian owner who has splashed out a whopping 122 million pounds on four players, the most expensive of which was striker Alexander Isak, who was purchased for a club record 60 million pounds.
Once Nottingham Forest qualified for the Premier League, the Greek billionaire Evangelios Marinakis poured a lot of money into the club. He helped Nottingham Forest spend £150.9m on 19 new players.
The most expensive contract in the summer of 2022
The £85 million transfer of striker Antony from Ajax to Manchester United was the most expensive deal of the summer transfer season. In order to compete for a spot in the top four, Manchester United coach Erik Ten Hag remarked, “We have to rethink our transfer policy and have to obtain more good players.”
The winter transfer window will begin not long after the 2022 World Cup in Qatar ends, the performance of the players at the number 1 football festival on the planet will greatly affect the upcoming transfer window.