Premier League five-year net spend table: Man Utd £100m clear

Date published: Sunday 1st August 2021 9:36 - Ian Watson

Forget the league table, it’s all about the Premier League net spend table. Man Utd are way clear at the top of this one, with only two clubs turning a profit over the last five years.

Bold denotes a profit; final league positions in brackets…

 

1) Manchester United: £-457.6m
21/22: £-76.5m
20/21: £-58.32m (2nd)
19/20: £-138.24m  (3rd)
18/19: £-46.94m (6th)
17/18: £-137.61m (2nd)

 

2) Manchester City: £-357.31m
21/22: £34.92m
20/21: £-90.14m (Champions)
19/20: £-79.67m (2nd)
18/19: £-18.89m (Champions)
17/18: £-203.54m (Champions)

 

3) Arsenal: £-291.33m
21/22: £-75.6m
20/21: £-59.27m (8th)
19/20: £-96.08m (8th)
18/19: £-65.03m (5th)
17/18: £4.64m (6th)

 


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4) Aston Villa: £-247.86m
21/22: £-29.16m
20/21: £-88.72m (11th)
19/20: £-140.85m (17th)
18/19: £-2.66m (5th in Championship)
17/18: £13.53m (4th in Championship)

 

5) Everton: £-233.92m
21/22: £-900,000.
20/21: £-63.4m (10th)
19/20: £-36.45m (12th)
18/19: £-64.04m (8th)
17/18: £-69.14m (8th)

 

6) Chelsea: £-209.15m
21/22: £31.68m
20/21: £-169.56m (4th)
19/20: £101.04m (4th)
18/19: £-113m (3rd)
17/18: £-59.31m (5th)

 

7) Wolves: £-196.87m
21/22: £-13.32m
20/21: £-3.24m (13th)
19/20: £-83.34m (7th)
18/19: £-80.51m (7th)
17/18: £-16.46m (1st in Championship)

 

8) Tottenham: £-173.30m
21/22: £2.70m
20/21: £-87.48m (7th)
19/20: £-75.6m (6th)
18/19: £4.82m (4th)
17/18: £-17.73m (3rd)

 


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9) Liverpool: £-164.71m
21/22: £-16.65m
20/21: £-58.91m (3rd)
19/20: £28.08m (Champions)
18/19: £-126.79m (2nd)
17/18: £9.56m (4th)

 

10) Brighton – £-159.70m
21/22: £32.94m
20/21: £-7.11m (16th)
19/20: £-59.8m (15th)
18/19: £-66.24m (17th)
17/18: £-59.49m (15th)

 

11) West Ham: £-132.28m
21/22: £630,000
20/21: £-8.36m (6th)
19/20: £-58.11m (16th)
18/19: £-77.43m (10th)
17/18: £11m (13th)

 

12) Leicester: £-114.36m
21/22: £-45m
20/21: £-3.8m (5th)
19/20: £-14.22m (5th)
18/19: £-16.92m (9th)
17/18: £-34.42m (9th)

 

13) Leeds United: £-106.39m
21/22: £-25.02m
20/21: £-95.2m (9th)
19/20: £27.36m (1st in Championship)
18/19: £-3.69m  (3rd in Championship)
17/18: £-9.84m (13th in Championship)

 


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14) Newcastle: £-98.97m
21/22: 0
20/21: £-34.85m (12th)
19/20: £-33.53m (13th)
18/19: £-7.83m (13th)
17/18: £-22.75m (10th)

 

15) Crystal Palace: £-55.99m
21/22: £-45.12m
20/21: £-2.16m  (14th)
19/20: £43m (14th)
18/19: £-10.35m (12th)
17/18: £-41.36m (11th)

 

16) Southampton: £-37.80m
21/22: £-585,000
20/21: £-9.9m (15th)
19/20: £-28.17m (11th)
18/19: £-32.54m (16th)
17/18: £33.39m (17th)

 

17) Burnley: £-22.09m
21/22: £-4.23m
20/21: £1.08m (17th)
19/20: £-9.27m (10th)
18/19: £-22.5m (15th)
17/18: £12.83m (7th)

 

18) Watford: £-14.10m
21/22: £-9.23m
20/21: £45.54m (2nd in Championship)
19/20: £-20.79m (19th)
18/19: £19.57m (11th)
17/18: £-49.19m (14th)

Loss


Profit

 

19) Brentford: £59.42m
21/22: £-24.48m
20/21: £49.23m (3rd in Championship)
19/20: £5.64m (3rd in Championship)
18/19: £25.56m (11th in Championship)
17/18: £3.46m (9th in Championship)

 

20) Norwich: £66.17m
21/22: £-1.13m
20/21: £27.64m (1st in Championship)
19/20: £-5.95m (20th)
18/19: £28.94m (1st in Championship)
17/18: £16.67m (14th in Championship)

 

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