PSG did not have to pay Barcelona a single Euro for the transfer of Lionel Messi, given he moved as a free agent.
However, they didn’t just sign arguably the Greatest Player of All Time, they also recruited a striker valued at €80m at the age of 34.
Adding the likes of Messi and Sergio Ramos to their star-studded squad have in no small measure boosted the valuation of the Parisians.
But despite that, they’re not the most valuable team in the top 10 list, as revealed by Transfermarkt.
Latest Top 10 Most Valuable Football Clubs
1. Manchester City – €1.06bn
2. Chelsea – €996.5m
3. PSG – €993.75m
4. Liverpool – €904.5m
5. Manchester United – €858.25m
6. Real Madrid – €848.5m
7. Bayern Munich – €818.5m
8. Barcelona – €763m
9. Atletico Madrid – €729.4m
10. Tottenham – €704m
Meanwhile, Chelsea have seen their stocks risen so high after bringing back their former star Romelu Lukaku for a transfer at the region of €100m. The London club are second in the list behind another English giant Manchester City who is valued at €1.06bn