Newcastle’s top 10 most expensive players
Newcastle United, where do we start? The Magpies are one of English football’s most iconic teams, with their black and white striped shirts famous far beyond these shores. The Tynesiders boast an excellent history and will always be remembered for that great side of the late 1990s who were famous for their entertaining football, and ultimate collapse.
Indeed, that’s been the story on the whole for the North East giants, who have always been ambitious, but have ultimately fallen short. And that is reflected in their transfer business, with the club having attempted to compete with their rivals, which has resulted in two relegations since the start of the 2008/09 season and little in terms of success on the pitch in the middle.
With all of this in mind, we at FFC Towers thought we’d take a look at the records, via Transfermarkt, to see just who they have spent their money on, and it’s been quite the voyage of discovery.
So sit down, buckle in and get ready for a chuckle, here are Newcastle’s top TEN most expensive players of all-time…