10 things that cost the same as Marouane Fellaini

Including an Andy Warhol painting, a world class library.and a boiler room scan.

Marouane Fellaini
And to think, they could have had a sport centre in the Midlands instead (Image: Erik Drost)

Marouane Fellaini has not made the smoothest of transitions since his move from Everton to Manchester United, so we at Football Burp thought: what else can £27.5m get you these days?

We did a spot of research and rustled up ten recent examples of things that amount to the same as the sum lashed by United on reuniting Fellaini with David Moyes.

Click on each thing in question to read more about it…

1. A silk-screen painting of the Statue of Liberty by Andy Warhol

2. Keeping a German “quiet and peaceful” in order to retain control of F1, allegedly

3. A sport arena in Derby

4. A “world class” library at University of Leeds

5. An “arts and innovation” centre in Bangor

6. Lancashire-based pub firm Amber Taverns increasing its existing portfolio of 86 pubs to around 120 across Northern England, the Midlands and North Wales by 2016

7. The conversion of a 17-storey office block in Glasgow into a hotel

8. A “failing” private heart hospital

9. A management buy-out of World Trade Group (WTG), an international provider of business-to-business events, training and online lead generation services

10. A boiler room scam

£27.5m is also John Terry’s net worth

Do you know of anything else that cost the same as Marouane Fellaini? Have your say in that comments bit, below!