From £900k to £44m – Every Championship club’s biggest sale…

Date published: Friday 16th October 2020 11:14

Everton were the buyers in three of the top five Championship deals. Will any records be broken today?

It’s deadline day in the EFL today. Will any club break their current record for highest sale…

All figures taken from the wonderful transfermarkt

1) Swansea City – Gylfi Sigurdsson
Signed by Everton in 2017/18 for £44.46m

2) Bournemouth – Nathan Ake
Signed by Manchester City in 2020/21 for £40.77m

3) Watford – Richarlison
Signed by Everton in 2018/19 for £35.28m

4) Brentford – Ollie Watkins
Signed by Aston Villa in 2020/21 for £27.72m


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5) Norwich – Ben Godfrey
Signed by Everton in 2020/21 for £24.75m

6) Blackburn – Damien Duff
Signed by Chelsea in 2003/04 for £22.05m

7) Birmingham – Jude Bellingham
Signed by Borussia Dortmund in 2020/21 for £20.70m


8) Stoke – Marko Arnautovic
Signed by West Ham in 2017/18 for £20.07m

9) Bristol City – Adam Webster
Signed by Brighton in 2019/20 for £20.00m

10) Middlesbrough – Adama Traoré
Signed by Wolves in 2018/19 for £18.00m

11) Coventry – Robbie Keane
Signed by Inter Milan in 2000/01 for £17.55m

12) QPR – Eberechi Eze
Signed by Crystal Palace in 2020/21 for £16.02m

13) Nottingham Forest – Britt Assombalonga
Signed by Middlesbrough in 2017/18 for £15.39m

14) Huddersfield Town – Philip Billing
Signed by Bournemouth in 2019/20 for £14.85m

15) Derby County – Matej Vydra
Signed by Burnley in 2018/19 for £10.98m

16) Cardiff City – Steven Caulker
Signed by QPR in 2014/15 for £9.68m

17) Preston – Jordan Hugill
Signed by West Ham in 2017/18 for £9.18m

18) Sheffield Wednesday – Darko Kovacevic
Signed by Real Sociedad in 1996/97 for £7.20m

19) Millwall – George Saville
Signed by Middlesbrough in 2018/19 for £7.02m

20) Reading – Kevin Doyle
Signed by Wolves in 2009/10 for £6.84m

21) Luton Town – James Justin
Signed by Leicester City in 2019/20 for £6.03m

22) Barnsley – Ashley Ward
Signed by Bradford City in 1998/99 for £5.66m

23) Rotherham – Will Vaulks
Signed by Cardiff in 2019/20 for £2.12m

24) Wycombe Wanderers – Nathan Tyson
Signed by Nottingham Forest in 2005/06 for £900,000

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