It was evertons Kevin cambell.
Trevor Francis was the first to be transferred for £1m from Birmingham to Norwich
who was the first 3million footballer in English league
English footballs first 1 million pound player was Trevor Fransis, signed by brian clough for Nottingham forest.
The highest transfer fee for a English footballer is 35 million pounds for Andy Carrol.
David Mills (born 6 December 1951, Whitby) was an English football player most ... record and making Mills Britain's first half million pound footballer.
Trevor Francis, transferred from Birmingham to Nottingham Forest in 1979.
Christiano Ronaldo is the richest footballer in the world, with an estimated worth of around $230 million. His deal with Madrid pays him a whopping €8.2 million a year. ($9.3 million).
Samuel eto'o is the richest footballer in africa. his annual salary is 7 million.
The costliest footballer in history, is Christiano Ronaldo , who was transfered for 80 million pounds.
I believe it was Paul Gascoigne, who went from Newcastle to Tottenham in 1988.
Cristiano Ronaldo, £80 million.
The most expensive footballer is Christiano Ronaldo , he was brought by Real Madrid for 80 million pounds.
It depends how good they are. Consider Tiger Woods in 2008 was paid $110 million and if you think a top English footballer would probably be on around $15 million or so a year. If a golfer is playing well there is a lot of money to be made, generally a successful golfer would make more than a footballer. However a footballer will be on a fixed wage, whereas the golfer only gets what he earns.
According to Forbes list of highest paid athletes, the highest paid footballer in the world is David Beckham.In 2013 his salary was $5.2 million dollars and his endorsements earned him $42 million for a total of $47.2 million dollars.
The first over £10 Million transfer between English Clubs was Alan Shearer, who joined Newcastle United from Blackburn Rovers in 1996 for a fee of £15 Million.
Kanu is probably the richest Nigerian footballer. He has surpassed Martins by far. Kanu is worth about 5 million pounds.