How much would Pelé’s New York Cosmos cost today?

In which I take the 1977 New York Cosmos roster, come up with modern analogues for each player and calculate the transfer fees required to assemble that team today.

Bottom line: No one can afford it.

Source: Messi, Lahm and … Sidwell? How much would Pelé’s New York Cosmos cost today? | Football | The Guardian

Full spreadsheet: Google Sheets

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