Barcelona's multiple raids over the years on Arsene Wenger's squad has meant good business for Arsenal. In the wake of Barca's signing of Thomas Vermaelen from Arsenal: the Catalan club has lined Arsenal's pockets with €168 million in recent years.
The €168 million raised amounts to 34.6% of the €486 million spent on building the Emirates Stadium, reports AS.
Vermaelen signed a five-year deal with Barca yesterday, joining for a fee of almost €19 million.
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