From Cruyff to Maradona to Neymar: Soccer’s History of Record Breaking Deals by ANDREW DAS and KENAN DAVIS


By ANDREW DAS and KENAN DAVIS

Paris Saint-Germain acquired the Brazilian superstar Neymar from Barcelona last week for a record-breaking $263 million. This jump in the record mirrors the importance of Diego Maradona’s transfer in 1982 and Johan Cruyff’s switch in 1973.

Published: August 8, 2017 at 05:30AM

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