Transfer Talk

The big money game

May 6, 2009
It is often said that talk is cheap; but with the end of the European football season in sight and the continent's biggest clubs jostling for position in the transfer market every utterance appears to be accompanied by a hefty price tag.

The current world record transfer fee of £44m, set in 2001 when Real Madrid signed Zinedine Zidane from Juventus, is expected to be smashed this summer and all eyes are on the major contenders to become the games' most expensive player.

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