Football is considered the most popular as well as the richest game in the world today, and there is no significant doubts regarding that. Twice, every year we see the biggest clubs in football shell out an insane amount of money to spend on the transfer window in order to acquire new players or fresh talent that would up their game.
Today, millions and millions of euros are being spent on transfer fees and release clauses, something which wasn’t quite the case, some years ago. With a significant exponential increase in the market, transfer prices are expected to go nowhere but upwards in the coming years.
Let’s have a look at the top ten most expensive transfers in football
10. Zinedine Zidane
This guy is literally everywhere. The French football mastermind is the current brain behind Madrid’s successful run at the helm of European football and still makes it to the list of the top 10 most expensive players in the history of football. The former Juventus striker was signed by Madrid back in 2001 for a fee of 77.5 million euros, which served as the beginning of the Galacticos era for Los Blancos.