It was Paul Gazza. The first two million pound goalkeeper is Nigel Martin.
English footballs first 1 million pound player was Trevor Fransis, signed by brian clough for Nottingham forest.
This is currently impossible.
Trevor Francis was recognised as the first £1,000,000 player but the actual fee of the transfer was £999,999. Actually £1 short of the million pound mark. But Francis is still known as the 1 million pound playerTrevor francis. Birmingham to Nottingham forest 1 Million
Trevor Francis, 1979
It was the famous Trevor Francis.
Trevor Francis Birmingham to Notts Forest