Three Chelsea signings among top 10 most expensive signings in the Premier League this summer

Over £1.4billion was spent by Premier League clubs in the 2022 summer transfer window.

Chelsea were the biggest spenders in the summer transfer window, as the Blues splashed around £270m on new signings this summer.

Three of Chelsea’s signings feature among the Premier League’s top ten most expensive signings this summer.

Chelsea’s deals for Wesley Fofana, Marc Cucurella and Raheem Sterling were among the biggest fees in the Premier League this summer.

See values (before add-ons)

1) Antony – Ajax to Manchester United, £85.50m

2) Wesley Fofana – Leicester City to Chelsea, £72.36m

3) Darwin Nunez – Benfica to Liverpool, £67.50m

4) Casemiro – Real Madrid to Manchester United, £63.59m

5) Alexander Isak – Real Sociedad to Newcastle United, £63m

6) Marc Cucurella – Brighton to Chelsea, £58.77m

7) Erling Haaland – Dortmund to Manchester City, £54.00m

8) Richarlison – Everton to Spurs, £52.20m

9) Lisandro Martinez – Ajax to Manchester United, £51.63m

10) Raheem Sterling – Manchester City to Chelsea, £50.58m

See Chelsea’s summer signings below, with the amount paid for them.

Note: All figures quoted are before add-ons


Wesley Fofana – £72.36m

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang – £10.80m

Marc Cucurella – £58.77m

Raheem Sterling – £50.58m

Kalidou Koulibaly – £34.20m

Denis Zakaria – £2.70m (loan fee)

Carney Chukwuemeka – £16.20m

Gabriel Slonina – £8.18m

Cesare Casadei – £12.6m

Total spend (before add-ons): £266.39