The English Premier League's standing as the world's richest sporting competition remains intact after the transfer window closed late on Monday night.
Neymar (right) clashes with Valencia's Javi Fuego at the Mestalla stadium on Sunday. Europe's top clubs have spent billions of euros between them, including a reported 57 million on Neymar, in an unprecedented player buying bonanza ahead of the transfer deadline
The 20 Premier League clubs between them shelled out a massive total of pound sterling630 million ($1,012 million, 768 million euros) on players, almost as much as the Spanish and Italian top-flight clubs put together.
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