In the world of football, the stakes are rising due to the amount of dollars injected into the game. In light of the rapid rise and fall of the European Super League (ESL), this graphic covers the top five football clubs by market value.On that note, here's a look at the five most expensively assembled teams in club football at the moment:
5 Liverpool - €879.5 million
Premier League 2019-20 champions Liverpool occupies the fifth spot among the most expensive team in 2021 with a valuation of €879.5 million.
4 Chelsea - €881.5 million
3 Manchester United - €937.3 million
Manchester United consistently ranks among the most expensive soccer teams in the world this season, and their popularity remains unwavering despite a lackluster showing recently.
2 PSG - €998 million
Another team desperate for success on the continental stage, Paris Saint Germain came close to lifting the Champions League trophy in 2020 but were toppled by Bayern Munich in Lisbon. The French champions have been warier of spending of late, having broken all manner of records to sign Kylian Mbappe and Neymar, Messi, Ramos and many more.
1 Manchester City - €1.04 billion
City have seen revenues have go through the roof in recent years. Big money has been invested and spent in the club which has rewarded them with plenty of silver wear.
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