Counting down the best bits of transfer business in 2014
As we reach the end of 2014, we examine the best transfers in world football this past year – transfers which include Arsenals £30million summer signing and Chelsea’s Spanish duo.
15) Eric Dier: Sporting Lisbon -> Tottenham Hotspur (£4 million)
Dier was an unknown name in English football despite time spent at Everton at youth level and it was an unexpected transfer when he arrived from Sporting Lisbon.
However, Dier is certainly a name for the future and £4 million could prove to be a steal if he lives up to his immense promise.