Manchester City, the
world's richest club, and Paris St Germain, owned by wealthy Qataris, spent the
most money in the transfer window as they pursued their quest to turn riches
into silverware by splashing the cash.
And despite new regulations forcing club in European competition to balance their books, the Premier League has set a new spending record in 2011.
Research by Deloitte's shows that Premier League clubs have spent an estimated £710 million this year, with £225m being splashed out in the January transfer window and £485m being spent over the summer.
That smashes the previousRead More »from Man City still top of spending league