The stunning cost of Premier League season tickets compared to the rest of Europe

first_img Premier League fans, on average, have to spend more than any other fans across Europe for season tickets A study by The European Football Index has found Premier League fans pay considerably more than other leagues for season tickets, with an average price of £516.On the other hand, the cheapest season tickets can be found at just £159 in the Bundesliga – a difference of £375 (225%).In LaLiga, it costs fans an average of £205 for a season ticket, while it is slightly higher in Italy at £225 for Serie A fans.Despite the riches of Paris Saint-Germain, the average cost of a season ticket to support a Ligue 1 team is just £172. Premier League season tickets are, on average, by far and away the most expensive in Europe and forcing fans to pay a pretty penny to support their side.Although much of the lucrative funds awarded to clubs in the English top flight comes from television money, owners are still charging a premium for fans to get into grounds. latest gameday cracker Green reveals how he confronted Sarri after Chelsea’s 6-0 defeat at Man City The average first-team salaries at every Premier League club in 2019 Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT Most Popular Football News BEST OF Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions center_img revealed scrap LATEST Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update Gerrard launches furious touchline outburst as horror tackle on Barisic sparks chaos tense 1 The only positive for Premier League fans is that the study also found the Premier League has the cheapest home shirts, averaging £55 compared to £70 for Bundesliga teams, £60 for La Liga, £71 for Serie A and £70 for Ligue 1.The price for each 2018/19 home shirt was taken from each team’s official online store and refers to the standard shirt, not the ‘elite’ version offered by some clubs.last_img