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Where does the crazy $128 million Suarez transfer fee rank all-time?

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Seventy-five million pounds is a lot of dough for any soccer player, but it’s not the most money spent to bring a player to a new club.

So where does the Luis Suarez to Barcelona transfer fee fit in on the list of most expensive transfers ever?

First, some perspective: Barca’s Suarez buy roughly equates to the combined fees of Alexis Sanchez, Diego Costa and Claudio Bravo, or the combined fees of Mario Mandzukic, Ander Herrera and Luke Shaw.

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Let me be among the first to say, for a 27-year-old, this won’t be worth it (or in the words of the picture above, “What has two thumbs and is a big rip-off?)

$128 million. Wow.

Top Ten transfer fees, all-time (in British pounds)

1. Gareth Bale, Tottenham to Real Madrid, £86m

2. Cristiano Ronaldo, Manchester United to Real Madrid, £80m

3. Luis Suarez, Liverpool to Barcelona, £75m

4. Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Inter Milan to Barcelona, £59m

5. Kaka, AC Milan to Real Madrid, £56m

6. Edinson Cavani, Napoli to PSG, £55m

7. Radamel Falcao, Atletico Madrid to Monaco, £51m

8. Fernando Torres, Liverpool to Chelsea, £50m

9. Neymar, Santos to Barcelona, £48m

10. Zinedine Zidane, Juventus to Real Madrid, £46m

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