If we take a deeper look into the 20 most expensive tranfer you can see that Real Madrid dominates the list with 7 entries in the top 20 list of transfers while all current top 10 tranfers happened since 2009 and out of top 20 most expensive player transfers only 6 happened before year 2009. Which goes to show that top clubs like Real Madrid, Barcelona, Manchester United, Man City and Chelsea are not afraid to spend big to lure top players.
Top 10 Most Expensive Transfers:
Update: recently an independent website called “Football Leaks” has leaked several high profile tranfers including Gareth Bale’s move to Real Madrid which allegedly cost Real Madrid £90million unlike previously stated £85.1. The total transfer fee was paid in 4 installments which also included payments (£1m million to Southampton who helped Bale’s development) while Real Madrid also had to waive £3 million of what Tottenham owed Madrid for Van Der Vaart transfer. Below is the list of top 10 most expensive transfers of all times.