Top 10 most expensive defenders in the world – John Stones to feature in this list soon?

first_img 5. Dani Alves (Sevilla to Barcelona) – £28.5m – Click the right arrow to find out who the most expensive defenders ever are… 10 7. Marquinhos (Roma to Paris Saint-Germain) – £27m – Click the right arrow to find out who the most expensive defenders ever are… 10 10. Mehdi Benatia – £23.9m. To find out which defenders make up the top 10 most expensive of all time, click the arrow above – Click the right arrow to find out who the most expensive defenders ever are… Chelsea remain on the trail of centre-back John Stones, no matter what Everton and Roberto Martinez say.The Toffees are reluctant to sell their promising defensive star, who is already an England international.Jose Mourinho has already seen bids of £20million, £25million and £30million rebuffed as they but shows now sign of giving up.It is believed the Blues might get their man if they offer £40million, which would make Stones one of the most expensive defenders ever.But which heroes will he join? talkSPORT takes a look.Click the right arrow above to scroll through… 8. Fabio Coentrao (Benfica to Real Madrid) – £27m – Click the right arrow to find out who the most expensive defenders ever are… 10 10 10 10 1.David Luiz (Chelsea to Paris Saint-Germain) – £40m 9. Pepe (Porto to Real Madrid) – £25m – Click the right arrow to find out who the most expensive defenders ever are… 10 4. Luke Shaw (Southampton to Manchester United) – £30m – Click the right arrow to find out who the most expensive defenders ever are… 10 3. Eliaquim Mangala (Porto to Manchester City) – £32m – Click the right arrow to find out who the most expensive defenders ever are… 6. Rio Ferdinand (Leeds to Manchester United) – £27.55m* – *Ferdinand was initially signed for £29.3m, with Man United paying Leeds the majority of the fee up front, but the Yorkshire club accepted accepted a reduced amount of £1.5m in one lump sum, to help with debt problems, rather than receive the remaining £3.25m in instalments. Click the right arrow to find out who the most expensive defenders ever are… 2. Thiago Silva (AC Milan to Paris Saint-Germain) – £35m – Click the right arrow to find out who the most expensive defenders ever are… 10 10last_img read more