MC: Fernandinho (Manchester City)
A risky buy at over £30m, Fernandinho is the most expensive defensive midfielder currently active, despite flopping at Manchester City.
MC: Juan Mata (Manchester United)
A world class playmaker on his day, Manchester United’s Juan Mata is another expensive central midfielder, costing £37.1m to sign from Chelsea.
MR: Angel Di Maria (Manchester United)
United’s record signing, Angel Di Maria cost a whopping £59.7m to become another of the most expensive midfielders in the world at the moment.
ML: James Rodriguez (Real Madrid)
Costing around £63m, James Rodriguez is a typically big Real Madrid signing from last summer.