Premier League footballers' wages have risen 23% since last year

If you needed yet more evidence of the stupid money thrown at spoilt ball prodders, Deloitte has provided it.

by Rachel Savage
Last Updated: 28 Oct 2014

You don’t need to take a trip through Cheshire or Chelsea to realise top footballers have more money than they know what to do with (other than spend it on gold-plated football boots and spray tans).
If you need proof though, these figures from Deloitte’s latest report into footballing finance tell you all you need to know: there may be record amounts of cash in the beautiful game, but most of it is going on pumping up players’ egos.

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