United lead the way in £835m transfer spending spree

TRANSFER spending by Barclays Premier League clubs hit a record £835m in the summer window, up more than 30% on last summer, Deloitte has calculated.

Manchester United, with the late confirmation of a loan deal for Columbian striker Falcao and the completion of a deal for Dutch player Daley Blind, were the most active club in the summer window. 

The Reds recorded the highest ever gross spend by a Premier League club in a summer transfer window, spending £150m, including the British record £60m capture of ... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...