Top Football Transfers 2012/13 - Update

Published on September 12th, 2012 5:45 pm EST - Written by: Vedran M.

The transfer season is now over so we thought it would be interesting to take a look at some numbers. Who are the players responsible for largest transactions this summer? Who are the biggest spending clubs?

Lets take a look.

The top 10 player transfers are:

2. Hulk from FC Porto to Zenit S-Pb - 55,000,000 €
2. Thiago Silva from AC Milan to Paris SG - 42,000,000 €
3. Eden Hazard from Lille to Chelsea - 40,000,000 €
4. Lucas Moura from Sao Paulo to Paris SG - 40,000,000 €
5. Javi Martinez from Athletic Club to Bayern Munic - 40,000,000 €
6. Axel Witsel from Benfica to Zenit-S-Pb for 40,000,000 €
7. Oscar from Internacional to Chelsea - 32,000,000 €
8. Robin Van Persie from Arsenal to Man Utd - 30,700,000 €
9. Luka Modric from Spurs to Real Madrid for 30,700,000 €
10. Ezequiel Lavezzi from SSC Napoli to Paris SG - 26,000,000 €


The top 10 spending clubs of the summer are:

1. Paris SG - 147,000,000 €
2. Chelsea - 100,300,000 €
3. Zenit-S-Pb - 95,000,000 €
4. Bayern Munich - 70,300,000 €
5. Spurs - 68,000,000 €
6. Man Utd - 64,700,000 €
7. Man City - 61,950,000 €
8. Juventus - 52,400,000 €
9. Inter - 46,500,000 €
10. Arsenal - 43,000,000 €


Please note that this is purely the cost the above clubs incurred by bringing in new players. The calculation does not take into account the revenues clubs received from selling players.

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Source: TransferMarkt.co.uk