Eight Premier League signings which show the beautiful game is no more

Let’s face it; the money in football is utterly bonkers, and nothing has underlined those sentiments quite like the performances of this summer’s big money signings. Please, please can the corporate giants stop killing the game

The new TV sponsorship deal certainly encouraged teams to splash the cash during the summer and while some big signings have vindicated their value, many haven’t. Here are the biggest culprits that highlight just how ludicrous the world’s most lucrative league has become.

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Ahh well, only another six weeks until the madness resumes in January.

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