Man Utd, Man City, Chelsea & Arsenal's ranking in the Premier League five-year net spend table

The summer transfer window is open, and it could be busy couple of months as Premier League sides look to strengthen their squads ahead of the upcoming season.

Man Utd, Man City & Arsenal's ranking in the Premier League five-year net spend table

Despite the nation being gripped by England's efforts in Euro 2020, the transfer rumours have been coming thick and fast, and it will be fascinating to see which new stars arrive in the top tier over the next couple of months.

In the meantime, we've taken a look (via Transfermarkt data) back at every Premier League club's estimated total transfer net spend over the past five seasons (2016/17-2020/21) and found out who's the deepest in the red, as well as their biggest season spend, and their most costly signing over that time period.

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This is how every side taking part in the 2021/22 Premier League season shapes up in the intriguing five-year transfer net-spend table.

Estimated five-year net spent total: +£92m. Biggest season expenditure: £31m (2019/2020). Most expensive signing over five year period: Bryan Mbeumo (£5.8m from Troyes)
Estimated five-year net spent total: +£79m. Biggest season expenditure: £24m (2016/2017). Most expensive signing over five year period: Alex Pritchard (£8m from Spurs)
Estimated five-year net spent total: -£16m. Biggest season expenditure: £66m (2017/2018). Most expensive signing over five year period: Ismaila Sarr (£30m from Rennes)
Estimated five-year net spent total: -£23m. Biggest season expenditure: £62m (2016/2017). Most expensive signing over five year period: Guido Carrillo (£19m from Monaco)
Estimated five-year net spent total: -£57m. Biggest season expenditure: £91m (2016/2017). Most expensive signing over five year period: Christian Benteke (£27m from Liverpool)
Estimated five-year net spent total: -£59m. Biggest season expenditure: £41m (2016/2017). Most expensive signing over five year period: Ben Gibson/Chris Wood (£15m from Middlesbrough/Leeds United)
Estimated five-year net spent total: -£66m. Biggest season expenditure: £65m (2019/2020). Most expensive signing over five year period: Joelinton (£40m from Hoffenheim)
Estimated five-year net spent total: -£82m. Biggest season expenditure: £95m (2020/2021). Most expensive signing over five year period: Rodrigo (£26m from Valencia)
Estimated five-year net spent total: -£92m. Biggest season expenditure: £103m (2018/2019). Most expensive signing over five year period: Youri Tielemans (£40m from Monaco)
Estimated five-year net spent total: -£119m. Biggest season expenditure: £163m (2018/2019). Most expensive signing over five year period: Virgil van Dijk (£75m from Southampton)
Estimated five-year net spent total: -£171m. Biggest season expenditure: £108m (2019/2020). Most expensive signing over five year period: Sebastian Haller (£45m from Eintracht Frankfurt)
Estimated five-year net spent total: -£200m. Biggest season expenditure: £78m (2018/2019). Most expensive signing over five year period: Adam Webster (£20m from Bristol City)
Estimated five-year net spent total: -£204m. Biggest season expenditure: £133m (2019/2020). Most expensive signing over five year period: Tanguy Ndombele (£63m from Lyon)
Estimated five-year net spent total: -£213m. Biggest season expenditure: £105m (2019/2020). Most expensive signing over five year period: Fabio Silva (£37m from FC Porto)
Estimated five-year net spent total: -£254m. Biggest season expenditure: £143m (2019/2020). Most expensive signing over five year period: Ollie Watkins (£28m from Brentford)
Estimated five-year net spent total: -£255m. Biggest season expenditure: £182m (2017/2018). Most expensive signing over five year period: Gylfi Sigurdsson (£45m from Swansea City)
Estimated five-year net spent total: -£262m. Biggest season expenditure: £234m (2017/2018). Most expensive signing over five year period: Kai Havertz (£72m from Bayer Leverkusen)
Estimated five-year net spent total: -£308m. Biggest season expenditure: £144m (2019/2020). Most expensive signing over five year period: Nicolas Pepe (£72m from Lille)
Estimated five-year net spent total: -£497m. Biggest season expenditure: £204m (2019/2020). Most expensive signing over five year period: Paul Pogba (£89m from Juventus)
Estimated five-year net spent total: -£560m. Biggest season expenditure: £285m (2017/2018). Most expensive signing over five year period: Ruben Dias (£65m from Benfica)