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Revealed: Where Chelsea’s Graham Potter ranks in terms of most expensive managers

Chelsea paid out a massive £22 million to take Graham Potter from Brighton and Hove Albion.

According to the Times, Graham Potter becomes the most expensive manager ever.

Chelsea paid a whopping £22 million to take the 47-year-old from the Amex to Stamford Bridge.

The former Swansea City boss has seriously impressed on the south coast.

Last season he guided the Seagulls to their highest ever top-flight finish as they ended up 9th.

Brighton had also made a strong start to the season sat 4th after six matches.

But having impressed so much, the Blues have decided to snap him up after sacking Thomas Tuchel.

Although Brighton have managed to secure huge compensation and following the move, the top five most expensive managers ever have been revealed here:

1. Graham Potter - Brighton to Chelsea (€23 million)

2. Julian Naglesmann - RB Leipzig to Bayern Munich (€20 million)

3. José Mourinho - Inter Milan to Real Madrid (€16 million)

4. André Villas-Boas - FC Porto to Chelsea (€15 million)

5. Brendan Rodgers - Celtic to Leicester City (€10.4 million)

Jamie Brown

Jamie Brown

Writer for 101 Great Goals since 2017. Founder of @Daily_Hotspur.

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