Matthijs de Ligt, the most expensive defender of the history


The most expensive defenders in the history of football

Published:20/07/2019 - 09:19h

Updated:5/08/2019 - 16:03h

Prices have become more expensive in the world of football and, especially, that of the defenders. Now, astronomical figures are paid by them

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Antaño, the big attackers were the footballers by which the clubs paid more money. To day of today, this follows sucediendo, but now the defences have won terrain and, to day of today, is not a chimaera see pay millonadas by defenders. This season, Matthijs of Ligt has situated in the highest and, in brief, could surpass him Maguire, that interests to the Manchester City.

The most expensive defences of the history

Harry Maguire (to the Manchester United by 88 millions)

The portentoso central English put course to the Manchester United pertinent of the Leicester City, and did it after the payment of 88 'kilos' by part of the 'network devils'. It will be necessary to see if Maguire costs really what has paid by him, although the true is that for now it does not find in the 'top-3' of the best head offices of the planet. In Old Trafford, besides, will earn one of the highest wages of the staff.

Matthijs Of Ligt (to the Juventus by 85,5 millions)

Matthijs Of Ligt turned into the most expensive defence of the history after the Juventus of Turín paid 75 fixed millions by him more other 10'5 in extra costs. In total a quantity that scares, without explaining the wage of 12 millions by season that can embolsarse the footballer. The Barcelona wanted to it, but was refused pro the player.

Lucas Hernández (to the Bayern of Munich by 80 millions)

The Bayern of Munich was obsessed with being able to have the polyvalent Lucas Hernández, that had a clause of rescission of 80 million euros. The Bavarians did not doubt in betting by the French and pay this figure to tocateja to convert him, momentáneamente, in the most expensive defence. Now, the ex colchonero will have to show that voucher this money.

Virgil Go Dijk (to the Liverpool by 78 millions)

Jürgen Klopp and the sportive direction of the Liverpool wanted to have the hoplandés went as it went. In these circumstances, the Southampton did not slacken and did not decide to sell to his footballer until it did not obtain the payment of 78 millions that, in his moment, also turned him into the most expensive before Lucas or Of Ligt.

Aymeric Laporte (to the Manchester City by 65 millions)

Pep Guardiola wanted it to complete his defence and the Manchester City deposited the 65 million euros of his clause of rescission to satisfy him. The French, in this way, turned into the 'ojito' right of the technician of Sampedor in defence. The FC Barcelona also had followed him closely, but his price always was an obstacle.

Benjamin Mendy (to the Manchester City by 57 millions)

The Manchester City closes this TOP-5 and does it with a left side, to break the rule of the four first, that were natural head offices. The Manchester City needed to a player of entity for his left-handed lane and found in Mendy to the ideal footballer. It will be necessary to see if, along the years, compensates the enormous cost that supposed to bring him.

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