Question: Who was the first 100 000 Football transfer?

Who was the first 100 million pound football transfer?

The first recorded record transfer was of Willie Groves from West Bromwich Albion to Aston Villa for £100 in 1893 (equivalent to £11,000 in 2019).

Highest transfer payments in association football.

Player Gareth Bale
Position Forward
Fee (€ mln) €100
Fee (£ mln) £86
Year 2013

Who was the first millionaire football player?

Trevor Francis

Personal information
Date of birth 19 April 1954
Place of birth Plymouth, England
Height 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Position(s) Forward

Who was the first 3 million pound footballer?

The first ever three-figure transfer fee was the £100 paid by Aston Villa in 1893 for Willie Groves.

Can a football player refuse a transfer?

While teams have to come to an agreement on the financial aspects of a transfer, only the player himself can decide whether to move or not. He might already want to move, but he has the power to decline a transfer as well.

Who is the most expensive football?

Neymar’s transfer from Barcelona to PSG for €222 million makes him the most expensive football player in the world. The Brazilian joined PSG back in 2017 and has remained an integral member of their squad ever since.

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