The Premier League signings of the season … are not who you might think

Premier League clubs spent a fortune on new players last summer but the best deals were not struck by the top six

By Martin Laurence for WhoScored

As ever, Premier League clubs invested a huge amount of money last summer, with Chelsea, Manchester City, Liverpool and Manchester United all spending in excess of £50m on a player (or two). Three of that quartet broke their transfer record at least once, though the majority of the summer’s biggest signings have not lived up to their price tags this season. Indeed, our best XI of new signings does not contain a single player from a top-six club. The most surprising omission perhaps comes in goal, with Kepa Arrizabalaga, Bernd Leno and, most notably, Alisson Becker all missing out.

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