The five defenders that moved for the highest fees.
Following Luke Shaw’s transfer to Manchester United, he has surpassed the record fee for being the world’s most expensive teenager. But not only that, he’s also climbed onto the ladder to become one of the world’s most costly defenders. Scroll through and see where he’s come…
5. Marquinhos – Roma to Paris Saint Germain, £27m
PSG had seen enough of the young Brazilian during his breakthrough season in the Italian capital to warrant spending £27m on his signature, and just one year later they could even be in line to make a profit on their original investment as Barcelona haver to snap him up in the wake of Carles Puyol’s retirement.