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The 12 Most Expensive Football Transfers This Summer
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The 12 Most Expensive Football Transfers This Summer

Felix Egbomuche

Felix Egbomuche

There have been big moves in the transfer market this summer with clubs churning large sums to get their targets.

Eden Hazard joined Real Madrid from Chelsea for a steal price of €100m, while Ajax captain for last season and Netherlands wonderkid, Matthijs De Ligt was snapped up by Juventus.

After much speculations and controversies which is still ongoing, Antoine Griezmann joined Barcelona a year after snubbing them.

There were many other top transfers in terms of value and quality but here, we have outlined the 12 most expensive buys this summer.

12. Ferland Mendy (24 years, Defender, Lyon to Real Madrid, €48m)
12. Ferland Mendy (24 years, Defender, Lyon to Real Madrid, €48m)
11. Éder Militão (21 years, Defender, Porto to Real Madrid, €50m)
11. Éder Militão (21 years, Defender, Porto to Real Madrid, €50m)
10. Aaron Wan-Bissaka (21 years, Defender, Crystal Palace to Manchester United, £45m)
10. Aaron Wan-Bissaka (21 years, Defender, Crystal Palace to Manchester United, £45m)
9. Tanguy Ndombele (22 years, Midfielder, Lyon to Tottenham Hotspur, €60m)
9. Tanguy Ndombele (22 years, Midfielder, Lyon to Tottenham Hotspur, €60m)
8. Luka Jović (21 years, Forward, Eintracht Frankfurt to Real Madrid, €60m)
8. Luka Jović (21 years, Forward, Eintracht Frankfurt to Real Madrid, €60m)
7. Rodri (23 years, Midfielder, Atletico to Manchester City, €70m)
7. Rodri (23 years, Midfielder, Atletico to Manchester City, €70m)
6. Frenkie de Jong (22 years, Midfielder, Ajax to Barcelona, €75m)
6. Frenkie de Jong (22 years, Midfielder, Ajax to Barcelona, €75m)
5. Lucas Hernandez (23 years, Defender, Atletico to Bayern Munich, €80m)
5. Lucas Hernandez (23 years, Defender, Atletico to Bayern Munich, €80m)
4. Matthijs de Ligt (19 years, Defender, Ajax to Juventus, €85.5m)
4. Matthijs de Ligt (19 years, Defender, Ajax to Juventus, €85.5m)
3. Eden Hazard (28 years, Winger, Chelsea to Real Madrid, €100m)
3. Eden Hazard (28 years, Winger, Chelsea to Real Madrid, €100m)
2. Antoine Griezmann (28 years, Forward, Atletico to Barcelona, €120m)
2. Antoine Griezmann (28 years, Forward, Atletico to Barcelona, €120m)
1. João Félix (19 years, Forward, Benfica to Atlético Madrid, €126m)
1. João Félix (19 years, Forward, Benfica to Atlético Madrid, €126m)