INFOGRAPHIC: 9 most expensive footballers in transfer history

The 25-year-old is now officially the most expensive football player, smashing the previous 89.3 million pound transfer record set by Paul Pogba.

Neymar is reported to rake in an estimated yearly income of 30 million (RM151 million) following the transfer. | Astro Awani
BRAZIL superstar Neymar completed his world-record transfer of £198 million (approximately RM1.1 billion) from Barcelona to Paris St-Germain Thursday night.

The 25-year-old is now officially the most expensive football player, smashing the previous £89.3 million transfer record set by Paul Pogba when he moved to Manchester United last year.

Neymar is reported to rake in an estimated yearly income of €30 million (RM151 million) following the transfer.

Below is an infographic featuring the nine most expensive players to date with their respective transfer fees:

Neymar completed his world-record transfer of £198 million (approximately RM1.1 billion) from Barcelona to Paris St-Germain.
Infographic by Nur Alya Mohamed