#5 Zat Knight
When the world was just entering to 2000, you could expect some improvement in economy of football. But it wasn’t so. Zat Knight transferred to Fulham from Rushall Olympic in 1999, for just 30 tracksuits.
The then Fulham owner, Mohamed Al Fayed sent the club, these tracksuits as a gesture of thanks, as Knight was not What a strange transfer fee. Knight would go on to make a name for himself at Fulham, staying at the club for 6 years, and had regularly been touted as one of England’s top centre-backs.
However, Knight would eventually leave for Aston Villa in 2007.Published 26 Dec 2014, 23:09 IST