Here are the top 10 most valuable players aged 18 years or younger.
Who is the most expensive player in the world aged below 18 years? We gathered some information from Transfermarkt for the most valuable players, that is, their current market value.
This article will tell you about the top 10 most expensive players aged 18 years or younger. Can you guess who won the 2004 Golden Boy? (Hint – He is an English legend)
Most Expensive Players
- Vinicius Jr. – €45m to Real Madrid
- Rodrygo – €45m to Real Madird
- Fabio silva – €40m to Wolves
- Luke Shaw – €37.5m to Manchester United
- Wayne Rooney – €37m to Manchester United
- Renato Sanches – €35m to Bayern Munich
- Alessandro Bastoni – €31.1m Inter Milan
- Eduardo Camavinga – €31m to Real Madrid
- Antonio Cassano – €31m to Roma
- Reinier Jesus – €30m to Real Madrid
Vinicius Jr. has been one of the best players in the world in 2021/22 season. He is the most expensive 18-year-old, transferred from Flamengo to Real Madrid in 2018/19 season.
His national and club teammate Rodrygo is just behind him with a transfer value of €45 million, as given by Santos FC to Real Madrid.
Eduardo Camavinga is the youngest player in the list mentioned above. Real Madrid signed him from Rennes after seeing his potential to play in a bigger and better league.
Luke Shaw, as we all know, is a world-class left-back and there’s no doubt in it. He however is lacking chemistry with his Manchester United teammates and is having an unusual relationship with Cristiano Ronaldo.
“We have to put more pressure on them, we have to have intensity. Us players, we have been here a long time, maybe tonight we struggled, I didn’t think we were all there together. You look at the players we have, we have unbelievable quality but sometimes quality is not enough,” Shaw told Sky Sports.
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Answer to the question above – Wayne Rooney