Burnley's £3m injury wage spend compared to Aston Villa, Southampton & more

Burnley's £3m injury wage spend compared to Aston Villa, Southampton & more

There's nothing quite like a spate of injuries to derail a Premier League season, and the 2020/21 campaign saw a whopping 198 players miss games through injury, with a total of 13,609 collective days spent on the sideline.

By Richie Boon
Thursday, 19th August 2021, 12:06 pm

We've taken a look at some fascinating data from Jacuzzi, which has ranked every Premier League club from last season by how much they spent on player wages while they were unable to take part in matches.

We've also included some stats on each club's total missed days with injury, plus both their most lengthy and most expensive injuries over the course of the campaign.

Strap on an ice-pack, and take a look at where Burnley rank among the rest of last season's Premier League side for money spent on paying the wages of their injured footballers.

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