Neymar and Suárez, two of Barca’s most valuable hires in recent years | David Ramos / .

These are the five clubs that have spent the most money in hiring from 2000 to the present.

Ronaldo, the most expensive signing in Juventus history | TF-Images / .

The owner of Serie A in the last 9 seasons has spent 1.9 billion euros in 761 transfers from 2000 to today.

The most expensive:
Cristiano Ronaldo from Real Madrid (2018) – € 117 million
Gonzalo Higuain from Napoli (2016) – € 90 million
Matthijs de Ligt from Ajax (2019) – € 85.5 million
Arthur from Barcelona (2020) – € 72 million
Gianlugi Buffon from Parma (2001) – € 52.88 million

Sterling and De Bruyne, City figures from Guardiola | Pool / .

Fueled by the arrival of investors in 2008, City entered the European elite through large signings. Since 2000 he spent 2005 million euros in 409 transfers.

The most expensive:
Kevin de Bruyne from Wolfsburg (2015) – € 76 million
Rodri from Atlético de Madrid (2019) – € 70 million
Riyad mahrez from Leicester (2018) – € 67.8 million
Joao Cancelo from Juventus (2017) – € 65 million
Raheem Sterling from Liverpool (2015) – € 65 million

Coutinho and Suarez had already played together in Liverpool and met again in Barcelona | Soccrates Images / .

Barcelona has been characterized in recent years by high-impact signings. Since 2000 he spent 2006 million euros in the arrival of 195 players.

The most expensive:
Philippe Coutinho from Liverpool (2017) – € 145 million
Ousmane Dembelé from Dortmund (2017) – € 138 million
Antoine Griezmann from Atlético de Madrid (2019) – € 120 million
Neymar from Santos (2013) – € 88.2 million
Luis Suarez from Liverpool (2001) – € 81.72 million

Hazard and Bale, two great Madrid investments | Perez Meca / MB Media / .

The merengue team disbursed 2.14 billion euros in 201 players from 2000 to today.

The most expensive:
Eden Hazard from Chelsea (2018) – € 115 million
Gareth Bale from Tottenham (2013) – € 101 million
Cristiano Ronaldo from Manchester United (2009) – € 94 million
Zinedine Zidane from Juventus (2001) – € 77.5 million
James Rodriguez from Monaco (2014) – € 75 million

Kepa, Chelsea’s most expensive contract | Visionhaus / .

The team that spent the most from 2000 to today is Chelsea. It invested 2.16 billion euros in hiring 471 players.

The most expensive:
Kepa from Athletic Bilbao (2018) – € 80 million
Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid (2017) – € 66 million
Christian pulisic from Dortmund (2018) – € 64 million
Fernando Torres from Liverpool (2010) – € 58.5 million
Jorginho from Napoli (2018) – € 57 million