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Liverpool FC record profit despite record transfer acquisitions

Liverpool have recorded a pre-tax profit of £42million for last year despite a record £223million investment in the acquisition of players. The rewards are also being seen on the pitch as the Reds are just 4 wins away from winning their first Premier League title in 30 years. Figures released on Thursday for the financial year to May 31, 2019, comprise the acquisitions of Alisson Becker (£65million), Naby Keita (£52.75m), Fabinho (£43.7m) and Xherdan Shaqiri (£13m). It also includes the increased costs of new contracts for 11 players like Roberto Firmino, Jordan Henderson, Mohammed Salah, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Andy Robertson, Sadio Mane amongst others. The aforementioned players have played major roles in Liverpool's domestic exploits thus far. ...