Zlatan Ibrahimovic Signs For Qatari-Backed Paris Saint-Germain, Here's A Football Moneybags Quiz

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic's transfer to Paris Saint-Germain from AC Milan will see the Swede earn roughly €12.5m a year, as money continues to turn football into a shallow playground which continues to marginalise the folk who once made the game beautiful.

Now, Qatari and Abu Dhani investors takeover clubs and compete against one another on the pitch in Europe. The signing of Ibrahimovic by PSG, a big club, from AC Milan, a massive club and seven-times European Cup winners, signals the money motivation.

Standing at 6 ft 5 in, possessing a black belt in taekwondo and generally looking quite scary, calling Zlatan a mercenary to his face is not advised. However even the usually candid Ibra would struggle to defend such an accusation.

So in light of him following Javier Pastore and Ezequiel Lavezzi to La Ville-Lumière, how's your knowledge of money in football?

Moneybags Quiz

1) Which match did Roman Abramovich attend in 2003 which persuaded him to buy a football club? *
Barcelona 1-2 Juventus
Juventus 3-1 Real Madrid
Real Madrid 3-1 Man United
Man United 4-3 Real Madrid
2) Which Englishman is in the top 10 list of highest transfer fees paid by Chelsea under Abramovich? *
Wayne Bridge
Shaun Wright-Phillips
Scott Parker
Frank Lampard
3) How many times have Manchester City broken the British transfer record since their 2008 takeover? *
Four times
4) How much does Anzhi Makhachkala's Samuel Eto'o make a minute? *
5) Paris Saint-Germain's signing of Javier Pastore in 2011 smashed the Ligue 1 record for the highest transfer fee involving which player? *
Jay-Jay Okocha
Nicolas Anelka
Didier Drogba
Lucho Gonzalez
6) How much of a loss did Chelsea make on Shaun Wright-Phillips when he was re-sold to Manchester City in 2008? *
7) How much did the takeover of Manchester City cost the Abu Dhabi United group in 2008? *
8) Santi Cazorla was Malaga CF's most expensive purchase in 2011, but how much did he cost? *
9) Kenny Dalglish's 18-month spell as Liverpool manager between 2011/12 was an expensive failure, but how much was spent? *
10) Real Madrid have recorded the world record fee for a player how many times? *
Four times

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