Top 5 most expensive transfers in football history

Paul Pogba
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KARACHI: Paul Pogba’s record move from Juventus to Manchester United made him the world’s most expensive football player. Before him Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale held this record when he signed for the Whites back in 2013.

Here are the most expensive transfers in football history:

1) Paul Pogba (FRANCE)

Juventus to Manchester United – 89 million pounds ($116.4 million, 105 million euros)


2) Gareth Bale (WALES) 

(WAL) Tottenham Hotspur to Real Madrid – £85.1m – 2013


3) Cristiano Ronaldo (PORTUGAL)

Manchester United to Real Madrid £83.7m – 2009


4) Gonzalo Higuain (ARGENTINA)

Napoli to Juventus £75.3m – 2016

Napoli's Argentinian forward Gonzalo Higuain celebrates after scoring a goal during an UEFA Champions League group F football match between SSC Napoli and Olympique de Marseille at the San Paolo Stadium in Naples on November 6, 2013. AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS (Photo credit should read GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

5) Luis Suarez (URUGUAY)

Liverpool to Barcelona £75m – 2014

Luis Suarez of FC Barcelona during the Joan Gamper Trophy match between FC Barcelona and Leon F.C. at Camp Nou on august 18, 2014 in Barcelona, Spain(Photo by VI Images via Getty Images)