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Top 20 worst transfers in football history

It is not all footballers that live up to the expectations of clubs and fans after they have been signed. Knowing this, here are the top 20 worst transfers in football history.

1. Antoine Griezmann: The French professional footballer signed for Barcelona from Atletico Madrid in 2021 for a fee of €120 million, after which he failed to pick up form at the club.

2. Eden Hazard: Eden Hazard joined Real Madrid in 2019 from Chelsea at a fee of €100 million after years of excellent performances at Stamford Bridge. Since his arrival at Real Madrid, he has played a total of 48 La Liga matches in which he has scored only 4 goals. Injuries at Real Madrid have hampered his progress ever since he signed for Real Madrid.

3. Philippe CoutinhoThe prolific Brazilian winger failed to make an impact after he signed for Barcelona from Liverpool in 2018. From 2018 to 2022, the winger was a shadow of his former self at Barcelona.

4. Romelu Lukaku: The Belgian professional footballer is the fourth worst signing in football history. He joined Chelsea from Inter Milan in the 2021 summer transfer window and failed to live up to the expectations of the club and fans. He played 44 matches in which he scored 15 goals only. However, he has been sent on loan to Inter Milan following his poor performances in the 2021/22 season.

Below is the full table of the top 20 worst transfers in football history

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