There have been speculations among Nigerians this morning that veteran…
When Nigeria’s Jay Jay Okocha moved to PSG in 1998 for 14 million Euros, he was the most expensive African footballer at the time.
The record was broken only few years later. By mid-2000s, African superstars like Eto’o, Drogba and Essien were bought for between 20 to 25 million pounds.
The latest transfer record for and African player is currently held by Gabon’s Pierre Emerick Aubameyang, whom Arsenal bought for 55 million pounds from Borussia Dortmund.
Now, just within two months, the record is broken as Congolese striker, Cedric Bakambu, who plays for Spanish club Villareal, has just been bought by Chinese club Beijing Guoan for 65 million pounds.