The top 20 managers ranked by career transfer spend

Date published: Friday 14th April 2017 9:25

Below are the top 20 managers, currently in work, ranked in terms of career transfer expenditure. All figures are from the lovely and beautiful transfermarkt. And again, retired managers are not included. Deal with it.

 

20. Rudi Garcia

Clubs: Seven

Titles: Two

Players purchased: 76

Expenditure: £329.97m

 

19. Luciano Spalletti

Clubs: Nine

Titles: Seven

Players purchased: 69

Expenditure: £333.12m

 

18. Diego Simeone

Clubs: Seven

Titles: Five

Players purchased: 49

Expenditure: £339.61m

 

17. Andre Villas-Boas

Clubs: Six

Titles: Seven

Players purchased: 40

Expenditure: £358.97m

 

16. Brendan Rodgers

Clubs: Five

Titles: Two

Players purchased: 55

Expenditure: £366.73m

 

15. Luis Enrique

Clubs: Three

Titles: Eight

Players purchased: 34

Expenditure: £371.05m

 

14. Sven-Goran Eriksson

Clubs: 13

Titles: 18

Players purchased: 59

Expenditure: £399.99m

 

13. Mark Hughes

Clubs: Five

Titles: This is awkward…

Players purchased: 54

Expenditure: £405m

 

12. Fabio Capello

Clubs: Six

Titles: 13

Players purchased: 58

Expenditure: £453.13m

 

11. Marcelo Lippi

Clubs: 12

Titles: 19

Players purchased: 54

Expenditure: £470.33m

 

10. Massimiliano Allegri

Clubs: Seven

Titles: Eight

Players purchased: 67

Expenditure: £493.68m

 

9. Louis van Gaal

Clubs: Six

Titles: 20

Players purchased: 64

Expenditure: £542.07m

 

8. Rafael Benitez

Clubs: Ten

Titles: 12

Players purchased: 80

Expenditure: £567.11m

 

7. Roberto Mancini

Clubs: Six

Titles: 13

Players purchased: 66

Expenditure: £579.9m

 

6. Pep Guardiola

Clubs: Three

Titles: 21

Players purchased: 40

Expenditure: £644.73m

 

5. Claudio Ranieri

Clubs: 15

Titles: Seven

Players purchased: 88

Expenditure: £657.46m

 

4. Arsene Wenger

Clubs: Four

Titles: 17

Players purchased: 98

Expenditure: £687.12m

 

3. Manuel Pellegrini

Clubs: 13

Titles: Four

Players purchased: 72

Expenditure: £794.1m

 

2. Carlo Ancelotti

Clubs: Eight

Titles: 17

Players purchased: 74

Expenditure: £876m

 

1. Jose Mourinho

Clubs: Eight

Titles: 32

Players purchased: 90

Expenditure: £1.08bn

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