Jorge Mendes is a Portuguese football agent. Mendes is among the most influential football agents in the world, with some very big names in football today. As the summer transfer window is knocking on the door, let’s take a look at the top seven superstars who are the clients of Jorge Mendes.
7. David de Gea – Manchester United
If you count the top 2 best goalkeepers today, De Gea would make the list if not the first. The Spanish Goalkeeper is also among the clients of Mendes. And the agent would reportedly gain a lot once the goal-stopper joins Real Madrid.
6. Diego Costa – Atletico Madrid
Diego Costa moved from Atletico Madrid to Chelsea for £32 million to become among the top scorers in English Premier League. Did you know that the agent behind the deal was Mendes? Now Costa has returned back to Atletico for £57m.
5. James Rodriguez – Real Madrid
in 2014, James Rodriguez moved to Real Madrid from Monaco for £63 million. It is clear that Mendes had much income from the deal, as his agent.