Spain;The most Expensive squad in Euro 2012. Although the Spain national team did not have the most expensive player in the world, but the squad are full of with high-price players. So La Furia Roja became the most expensive squad in Euro 2012 Poland-Ukraine, defeating Germany and England squad.
It was the result of Fernado Pinto research which was published in AS. Fernando Pinto is a Brazilian economist for Pluriconsultoria. Based on the result, Spain squad who are consist of 23 players in total have price as much 653 million.
The number was get the current transfer fee of players. It is normal if Spain got highest number because Spain squad were dominated by Barcelona and Real Madrid players. If it is taken an average, each player has price as much 24.8 million.
In the next place is Germany national team. Der Panzer squad have price approximately around 469 million. And England national team are in the third place with price as much 394 million.
as Portugal national team placed the fourth position. With Cristiano Ronaldo in the suqad, Portugal squad have proce as much 332 million.
Republic of Ireland squad placed the last position with 72 million. In average, each player has price as much 3.1 million.
In total the 16 teams (368 players) in Euro 2012 Poland-Ukraine have price as much 3,756 million. The number made European Championship 2012 place the third position as the most expensive competition in the world after FIFA World Cup in the first place and UEFA Champions League in the second place. Two year ago FFIFA World Cup in South Africa in total have price 5,300 million.
Nine of 21 the most expensive players in Euro 2012 Poland-Ukraine are Spain players. as England have a players, Wayne Rooney, and Portugal have two players, Nani and Cristiano Ronaldo in the list.