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Most Expensive Signings of 2019 & Their Replacement Signings

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This summer transfer has been an good one, though it hasn’t closed yet, some interesting deals has already been done. We take a look at the most expensive signings ones so far and their replacements.


1. Eden Hazard ->Real Madrid

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Eden Hazard Most Expensive Signing

Replacement: Christian Pulisic

2. Antoine Griezmann -> Barcelona

Replacement: João Félix

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3. João Félix -> Atlético Madrid

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Joao Felix (Photo Credit; Bola.Net)

Replacement(s): Carlos Vinícius and Raul de Tomás

4. Harry Maguire -> Manchester United

Replacement: None

5. Matthijs de Ligt -> Juventus

Replacement(s): Edson Álvarez and Lisandro Martínez

6. Lucas Hernández -> Bayern Munich

Replacement: Mario Hermoso

7. Nicolas Pépé -> Arsenal

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Nicolas Pepe (Photo Credit:

Replacement(s): Victor Oshimen, Timothy Weah and Yusuf Yazici.

8. Frenkie de Jong -> Barcelona

Replacement: Razvan Marin

9. Rodri -> Manchester City

Replacement: Marcos Llorente

10. João Cancelo -> Manchester City

Replacement: Danilo

11. Romelu Lukaku -> Inter Milan

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Lukaku scores on his Serie A debut. (Photo Credit:

Replacement: None

12. Christian Pulisic -> Chelsea

Replacement(s): Thorgan Hazard and Julian Brandt

13. Luka Jović -> Real Madrid

Replacement: Dejan Joveljić

14. Tanguy Ndombélé -> Tottenham

Replacement: Thiago Mendes

15. Aaron Wan-Bissaka -> Manchester United

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Aaron Wan-Bissaka (Photo: ManUtd)

Replacement: None

Many would argue that the clubs that did the best job of replacing their departed players are Ajax, Atlético Madrid and Borussia Dortmund.

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Leicester won’t miss Maguire if Soyüncü keeps playing like this, but Manchester United and Crystal Palace could pay the price for not replacing Lukaku and AWB.

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