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Top 5 – Most profitable Premier League transfers ever

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With the transfer window now open and in business, the Premier League is gearing up for another busy summer.

The Premier League is the biggest league in the world with the biggest clubs and big budgets to spend. Every year clubs in the division spend vast sums, and this year will be no different.

The biggest deal so far has seen a significant departure, though, with Eden Hazard completing a protracted move from Chelsea to Real Madrid.

Real Madrid ended up paying a club record fee for the Belgian superstar, while Chelsea made a near £55 million profit on their man.

That, surprisingly, means he doesn’t even make the top five most profitable transfers in Premier League history. So who is in that list? Read on to find out.