Most expensive footballers in the world: How the transfer fee record has progressed – Kylian Mbappe or Neymar next?

27 Jul

The world transfer record is something clubs have always taken pride in breaking over the years – and a new fee could top the list in 2017.

Recent reports have linked Real Madrid with a €180million move for Monaco starlet Kylian Mbappe, while Paris Saint-Germain could trigger Neymar’s €222million release clause at Barcelona.

Both deals would smash the record considerably, with Mbappe’s fee €75million more than the current figure which saw Paul Pogba return to Manchester United in 2016.

How has the most expensive deal grown over the years?

Click the right arrow, above, to see how the world transfer record has changed since 1973…

No comments yet

Leave a Reply