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Manchester City striker 'Kun' joins the ranks of historic mega-signings after being the most pricey capture of the summer window which saw £485m spent by Premier League clubs

The transfer window slammed shut on Wednesday night after a frantic day of activity that took the Premier League's spending to a mammoth £485 million from June 1 to August 31.

But while there were a host of landmark deals in the closing hours, including Raul Meireles to Chelsea and Mikel Arteta to Arsenal, none of the last-minute buying was of the scale seen on January 31, when both Fernando Torres and Andy Carroll completed mammoth transfers.

Indeed, the most recent window saw just one new entrant to the top 10 most expensive transfers ever paid for by Premier League clubs, with Sergio Aguero's move from Atletico Madrid to Manchester City proving the bumper deal of the summer.

But where does that rank in the all-time list? Here is the top 10:

1. FERNANDO TORRES | Liverpool to Chelsea, £50m, January 2011

CAREER STATS
Appearances
412
Goals
173
Ratio
0.42
CHELSEA STATS
Appearances
21
Goals 1
Ratio
0.05


2. SERGIO AGUERO | Atletico Madrid to Manchester City, £38m, July 2011

CAREER STATS
Appearances
294
Goals
129
Ratio
0.44
MANCHESTER CITY STATS
Appearances
3
Goals 3
Ratio
1.0


3. ANDY CARROLL | Newcastle to Liverpool, £35m, January 2011

CAREER STATS
Appearances
106
Goals
37
Ratio
0.35
LIVERPOOL STATS
Appearances
13
Goals 3
Ratio
0.23


4. ROBINHO | Real Madrid to Manchester City, £32.5m, September 2008

CAREER STATS
Appearances
373
Goals
132
Ratio
0.35
MANCHESTER CITY STATS
Appearances
53
Goals 16
Ratio
0.30


5. ANDREI SHEVCHENKO | AC Milan to Chelsea, £30.8m, May 2006

CAREER STATS
Appearances
632
Goals
318
Ratio
0.50
CHELSEA STATS
Appearances
77
Goals 22
Ratio
0.29


6. DIMITAR BERBATOV | Tottenham to Man United, £30.75m, September 2008

CAREER STATS
Appearances
513
Goals
222
Ratio
0.43
MANCHESTER UTD STATS
Appearances
130
Goals 47
Ratio
0.36


7. RIO FERDINAND | Leeds United to Man United, £29.1m, July 2002

CAREER STATS
Appearances
601
Clean sheets
242
Ratio
0.40
MANCHESTER UTD STATS
Appearances
360
Clean sheets
167
Ratio
0.46


8. JUAN SEBASTIAN VERON | Lazio to Man United, £28.1m, July 2001

CAREER STATS
Appearances
403
Goals
52
Ratio
0.13
MANCHESTER UTD STATS
Appearances
73
Goals 11
Ratio
0.15


9. EDIN DZEKO | Wolfsburg to Manchester City, £27m, January 2011

CAREER STATS
Appearances
261
Goals
125
Ratio
0.48
MANCHESTER CITY STATS
Appearances
24
Goals 12
Ratio
0.50


10. WAYNE ROONEY | Everton to Man United, £25.6m, August 2004

CAREER STATS
Appearances
403
Goals
169
Ratio
0.42
MANCHESTER UTD STATS
Appearances
326
Goals 152
Ratio
0.47

Carlos Tevez’s move to Manchester City in 2009 has been reported to be anything between £20m-£47m. So while the transfer fee paid remains uncertain, he is not officially recognised in the top 10 most expensive deals.

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