10 Most Expensive Goalkeepers Ever As Chelsea Break World Record on Kepa
Earlier today, Chelsea broke the world record transfer fee for a goalkeeper by signing Kepa Arrizabalaga from Athletic Bilbao for £71.6m on a seven-year deal.
The 23-year-old arrives as a replacement for the departing Thibaut Courtois, who forced his way to Real Madrid after refusing to show up for training at Chelsea.
This comes a less than three weeks after Liverpool broke the initial record after they signed Allison for £66.8m from Roma.
Kepa”s arrival means the Premier League now has 6 of the 10 most expensive goalkeeper in the world, and also the top three.
Here are the top 10 most expensive Goalkeepers ever.
David De Gea – £18m
Atletico Madrid to Man Utd (2011)
Manuel Neuer – £18m
Schalke 04 to Bayeen Munich (2011)
Bernd Leno – £19.2m
Bayer Leverkusen to Arsenal (2018)
Alex Meret – £19.6m
Udinese to Napoli (2018)
Jordan Pickford – £25m
Sunderland to Everton (2017)
Thibaut Courtois – £31m
Chelsea to Real Madrid (2018)
Gianluigi Buffon – £33m
Parma to Juventus (2001)
Ederson – £35m
Benfica to Man City (2017)
Alisson – £66.8m
Roma to Liverpool (2018)
Atletico Bilbao to Chelsea (2018)