The first goalkeeper to be transfered for two million is Nigel Martyns.
The first million pound football transfer was Trevor Francis, from Birmingham City to Nottingham Forest.
Johan Cruiff in 1972, from Ajax to Barcelona.
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Yes he was.
It was Trevor Francis.
They probably never had a million to spend , scrubbers
Trevor Francis - was first 1 million pound transfer in 1978.. Not So!! Giuseppe Savoldi had been the world's first £1m player when he moved from Bologna to Napoli for £1.2m in 1975
Trevor Francis, 1979
English footballs first 1 million pound player was Trevor Fransis, signed by brian clough for Nottingham forest.
trevor francis. 1979
Trevor Francis, signed from Birmingham in 1979.
While Trevor Francis was recognised as the first million pound player, the actual transfer fee for the player was £999,999 - £1 short of the million mark as Brian Clough wanted to ensure this milestone mark did not go Trevor's head, although with taxes the total fee exceeded £1.1m.
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