Transfer News: These players were paid the most overall | football news

After just a year at Chelsea, Romelu Lukaku’s return to Inter is perfect. Thanks to a rental fee in the high single-digit million range, the Belgian is expanding a special transfer record.

If you want to secure the services of Romelu Lukaku, you have to pay a lot of money. This is now almost a golden rule. Inter Milan got off relatively cheaply, the Nerazzurri brought their prodigal son back from London for a loan fee of eight million euros.

For comparison: A year ago, Chelsea FC paid 113 million euros for the beefy attacker. It wasn’t the first costly transfer involving Lukaku. A total of well over 300 million euros was paid for seven changes of club by the Belgian national player. Sky Sport shows you the players who generated the most transfer revenue in their professional career.

CLICK THROUGH: Top 10 players with the highest transfer earnings*

Some players, like Lukaku, made frequent transfers, bringing in high transfer fees for their clubs time and time again. But other professionals also made it into the top 10 of this ranking with just a few transfers.

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The best in this ranking, who made only one change, is Kylian Mbappe. In 2018 he moved from AS Monaco to Paris Saint-Germain for 180 million euros. With this total, he still ranks seventh.


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