One only needs to look at the eye-watering £16m worth of compensation that Andre Villas-Boas has received to realize that phenomenal sums of money go to waste in the Premier League.
For every bargain player who earns his keep, another fails to live up to the price tag hovering above his head.
Here is Bleacher Report's overpriced Premier League XI, featuring a motley crew of stars who turned out to be poor value.
Take a look at the lineup and leave your comments below.
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