The success of the top European clubs could be linked to how each team deals at the transfer market. Gone are the days when a team refuses to spend big at the market and depends on the academic promoted players, yet win some valuable trophies.
Manchester City have been accused of spending a lot of money at the transfer market and this has been the reasons of their success among the English elite clubs. Since Pep Guardiola took over the Sky blues, he has bought players like: Ederson, Kyle Walker, Ayemeric Laporte, Benjamin Mendy, Bernado Silva, Joao Cancelo etc.
Jurggen Klopp in his ways to build Liverpool team from a group of players that fights for top-four position to a title winners. He splashed huge money on players like Virgil van Dijk, Alisson Becker, Mohamed Salah, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Naby Keita, Fabinho, Sadio Mane, Christian Benteke, Roberto Firmino etc.
The question is between those two English successful teams, which one got it right at the market. This based on the total money spent, title won and their playing style.
Guardiola signed players
With those players and many more signed by Guardiola. In total he has spent around 640 million Euros.
Trophies won: 2 Premier League Titles, 2 Community Shields, 3 League Cups and 1 FA Cup
Klopp Signed Players
Virgil Van Dijk
Alex Oxlade Chamberlain
Jurgen Klopp bought 23 players for 434 million
Titles won: 1 Champions League, 1 European Super Cup, 1 Club World Cup and 1 Premier League
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