Exclusive research has revealed which clubs are over/under achieving in the Premier League this season according to their total squad transfer value. The research from Bet O’Clock has looked at the total transfer value of the current 20 squads in the top flight.
The data has revealed Sheffield United are the Premier League’s biggest overachievers. The Blades have a squad transfer value of £128.57m, the lowest of all Premier League teams.
With the Blades currently sat in 7th place in the league, the boys from Bramall Lane are performing 13 places higher than if their league position was based purely on the value of their squad.
So where do the Clarets rank according to the data collated by Bet O'Clock?
1. Manchester City
Transfer Value: 1,160,000,000 Actual league position: 2nd
Position difference: -1
Transfer Value: 1,070,000,000 Actual league position: 1st
Position difference: +1
3. Tottenham Hotspur
Transfer Value: 807,750,000
Actual league position: 6th
Position difference: -3
Transfer Value: 763,250,000 Actual league position: 4th
Position difference: 0