Top 10 most expensive midfielders of all time: Cesc Fabregas, Lucas Moura, Luis Figo, Javier Pastore, Juan Mata, Zidane, Kaka, di Maria, Rodriguez.
Posted by:Junaid EffendiPosted date: Thursday, May 07, 2015/comment : 0
Madrid dominating the list with four big moves out of ten. While Paris Saints
Germain and Manchester United are also listed along with Arsenal and Barcelona. arsenal
Below are the top ten most expensive midfielders of all time.
10. Cesc Fabregas
moved from Arsenal to his boyhood club for a fee of £35million in 2011.
Currently, he is playing for the English club Chelsea.
9. Lucas Moura
Brazilian attacking midfielder was signed by French side Paris Saints German
for £35million in 2013 from Brazilian side Sao Paulo.
8. Luis Figo
Portuguese midfielder announced his retirement in 2009 after playing successful
years in Spain. Madrid signed him from local rivals Barcelona for a fee around
7. Javier Pastore
25-year-old midfielder signed for PSG in 2011 for a £37million fee.
6. Juan Mata
United signed the Spanish midfielder from Chelsea for £37.1million fee in 2014.
5. Mesut Ozil
World Cup winner completed his £42.5million move to Arsenal last summer from Real Madrid
on the transfer deadline day.
4. Zinedine Zidane
former Real Madrid star made a £46million move from Juventus to Santiago
Bernabeu back in 2001.
completed his £56million from Italian side AC Milan to Real Madrid in 2009.
2. Angel di Maria
helping Real Madrid to win 10th Champions League trophy last season, he left the
Los Blancos for Manchester United few months ago. United new boss Louis van
Gaal paid £59.7million for the Argentinian attacker.
1. James Rodriguez
impressing at the World Cup for Colombia, Real Madrid splashed £63million to
capture him from Moncao.