Sergio Aguero of Manchester City looks on from the substitute stand. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Revealed: Sheffield United most expensive unused substitute in 20/21 - and how he compares to the rest of the top flight

Sheffield United have struggled badly this season, but their battle to beat the drop hasn’t necessarily translated into a greater tendency to change up their starting XI.

Monday, 10th May 2021, 2:42 pm

The Blades have used 26 senior talents in the Premier League this term – the exact same number that they’d included after 35 matches last campaign.

That figure is about average for top flight side, but regardless of whether or not they get a run out, the club still needs to fork out on weekly wages – and in today's modern game, that’s by no means a small payout.

But which players are costing Premier League clubs to most to watch on from the sidelines week after week? have crunched the numbers to take a closer look at which talents have established themselves as the most expensive unused substitutes in each top flight squad this term.

Click and scroll through their findings below...

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