How much has each Championship point cost teams?

29 July 2019

Stoke
Photo: Getty Images Oghenekaro Etebo of Stoke City reacts during the Sky Bet Championship match between Stoke City and Sheffield Wednesday at Bet365 Stadium on March 30, 2019.

2019/2020 Championship-season begins Friday. We looked at how much the clubs paid for a point last season.

Stoke City spent most on wages per point in the Championship.

Sheffield United’s remarkable season illustrated in cost per point.

Stoke City had a terrible first season in the Championship.

Not only did they finish 16th, they also came bottom of the Championship for points won per pound spent on players' wages during the 2018/19 season.

According to the latest available accounts, covering the 2017/18 season, City had the highest wage bill in the Championship at £94.2 million. 

The Potters spent £1.7 million on player wages per point when applied to each of the 55 points won by the club last season.

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