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Records and Honours

Records and Honours

Record Transfer Fee Paid
Undisclosed Felipe Anderson from Lazio, July 2018
Undisclosed Issa Diop from Toulouse, June 2018
Undisclosed Marko Arnautovic from Stoke City, July 2017
£20.5m Andre Ayew from Swansea City, August 2016
Undisclosed Andriy Yarmolenko from Borussia Dortmund, July 2018
Record Transfer Fee Received
£25m Dimitri Payet to Marseille, January 2017
£18m Rio Ferdinand to Leeds United, November 2001
£14m Craig Bellamy to Manchester City, January 2009
£11m Frank Lampard Jr to Chelsea, June 2001
Undisclosed James Tomkins to Crystal Palace, July 2016
Record League Attendance
56,996 v Manchester United, Premier League, 2 January 2017
Record FA Cup Attendance
56,975 v Manchester City, Third round, 6 January 2017
Record League Cup Attendance
50,270 v Tottenham Hotspur, League Cup fourth round, 31 October 2018
Youngest Debutant
16 years 198 days Reece Oxford v FC Lusitans (H), UEFA Europa League first qualifying round first leg, 2 July 2015
16 years 221 days Billy Williams v Blackpool (A), Division Two, 6 May 1922
Longest Period Between First-Team Appearances
Period Player From To
8 years, 4 months, 8 days Reg Attwell 23 April 1938 31 August 1946
7 years, 9 months, 19 days Steve Forde 28 January 1939 16 November 1946
7 years, 4 months, 30 days Norman Corbett 1 April 1939 31 August 1946
7 years, 4 months, 16 days Arthur Banner 22 April 1939 7 September 1946
7 years, 4 months, 16 days Sam Small 15 April 1939 31 August 1946