The Spanish club emerges as the top club in La Liga and is also the most successful team of the Spanish league. Reason behind the success of Real Madrid is their most expensive signings in the past. Known for the nickname of The Whites, the club is also one of the richest club of the football world as many sponsorships and TV rights deals are there generating a record revenue for the team.
Real Madrid Most Expensive Signings
Many great names have been the part of Real Madrid in the past as the owners make some huge signings for the sake of performance. Even the greatest player of the modern world Christiano Ronaldo has also played for the team for 9 seasons. Recently, the club has also done some expensive transfers.
Here are the top 10 most expensive signings of all times by Real Madrid.
1 – Eden Hazard
- Country | Belgium
- Transfer Fee | €115 million
- Club Left | Chelsea
- Year | 2019
Having made his professional debut in 2007, the Belgian footballer announced his entry with his incredible creativity and passing skills. Eden played for many different clubs in his career so far. However, he has been signed by Real Madrid as he left Chelsea for a record transfer fee of €115 million. Thus, he is on the top of the all times most expensive signings of Real Madrid history.
2 – Gareth Bale
- Country | Wales
- Transfer Fee | €101 million
- Club Left | Spurs
- Year | 2013
Bale is at second place in this list as the Welsh winger playing for Real Madrid in the La Liga since 2013. He was picked by The White in 2013 as the club paid the transfer fee of the €101 million to pick him from Spurs. Bale spent a great era with the club and played his role in many epic wins.
3 – Cristiano Ronaldo
- Country | Portugal
- Transfer Fee | €94 million
- Club Left | Manchester United
- Year | 2009
This is one of the biggest and most successful transfer of the club history although it is 3rd most expensive signing. Ronaldo joined the Real Madrid after being transferred from the English club Manchester United in 2009 for the transfer fee of €94 million. Ronaldo spent a successful career with the Spanish club and is now playing again for Man United.
4 – Aurelien Tchouameni
- Country | France
- Transfer Fee | €80 million
- Club Left | Monaco
- Year | 2022
Real Madrid has recently made the 4th most expensive transfer of their history as they sign Aurelien Tchouameni for the transfer fee of €80 million from Monaco. The French mid-fielder is a new talent as he has the ability to defend and attack at the same time. Thus, the team is looking forward to take as much advantage as they can from this young gun.
5 – Zinedine Zidane
- Country | France
- Transfer Fee | €77.50 million
- Club Left | Juventus
- Year | 2001
The current manager of France national football team has played for Real Madrid in the era of 2001 to 2006. At that time, Madrid paid the transfer fee of €77.50 million to take him to from Juventus in 2001. Thus, he is at 5th number in the most expensive signings of the club. He also coached the Real Madrid recently.
Real Madrid Top 10 Most Expensive Signings Of All Times
|Player||Transfer Fees||Club Left||Year|
|Eden Hazard||€115 million||Chelsea||2019|
|Gareth Bale||€101 million||Spurs||2013|
|Cristiano Ronaldo||€94 million||Manchester United||2009|
|Aurelien Tchouameni||€80 million||Monaco||2022|
|Zinedine Zidane||€77.50 million||Juventus||2001|
|James Rodriguez||€75 million||Monaco||2014|
|Kaka||€67 million||AC Milan||2009|
|Luka Jovic||€63 million||E. Frankfurt||2019|
|Luis Figo||€60 million||Barcelona||2000|
|Eder Militao||€50 million||FC Porto||2019|
That’s all about the details of Real Madrid most expensive signings of all times. If there is any change in the details, we will update them here. Stay tuned for more information!