Here, we look at the cost of each point for teams in the 2014-15 Premier League, based on net spending, which has been calculated based on this season’s signings, sales and wages…
1) Swansea City
£21.65m spent + 56 points = £386,607 per point
A sensational full-season for the young coach, Garry Monk – with their victory of Arsenal on Monday they could also be set to qualify for the Europa League this season after a achieving a record points total for the side.
£23.4m spent + 57 points = £410,526 per point
A remarkable story at Southampton with so many players sold before the start of the season and the loss of their coach, many wrote them off for relegation.
But Ronald Koeman proved the doubters wrong and with a good summer there is almost no limit to their potential, the question now is can the Dutch coach replicate such success next season?