A German research company have determined that Stamford Bridge and Camp Nou currently house the two most expensive teams in world club football.
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The German company, which specialise in studying the global transfer market in football, have analysed the big clubs across
Topping the list is Roman Abramovich’s Chelsea, who are valued at €410.2 million thanks largely to the likes of Didier Drogba, Michael Essien, Frank Lampard and John Terry.
Despite boasting superstars such as Lionel Messi, Samuel Eto’o, Xavi, Andres Iniesta, Dani Alves and Thierry Henry,
English and Spanish clubs continue to dominate as Manchester United and Real Madrid follow closely behind while AC Milan are the first representative from Serie A, rounding up the top five with a value of €330 million courtesy of the hefty price tag slapped on Kaka, Ronaldinho and Andrea Pirlo. Their bitter city rivals, Inter, have a valuation of €316 million.
However, in terms of the estimated value to squad size ratio,
As such, the Blaugrana would fetch an average price of €17 million for each player while
KS Leong, Goal.com