Top 10 Most Expensive Players In The World – CIES Football Observatory

Top 10 Most Expensive Players In The World - CIES Football Observatory
Top 10 Most Expensive Players In The World - CIES Football Observatory

Here are the top 10 most expensive players in the world

Who is the most expensive player in the world? We gathered some information from some sources for some of the best players in the world, that is, their current market value stats.

This article will tell you about the top 10 most expensive players in the world according to CIES Football Observatory.

Most Expensive Players

  1. Kylian Mbappe – €205.6m
  2. Vinicius Jr. – €185.4m
  3. Erling Haaland – €152.6m
  4. Pedri – €135.1m
  5. Jude Bellingham – €133.7m
  6. Phil Foden – €124m
  7. Frankie De Jong – €112.5m
  8. Luis Diaz – €110m
  9. Ruben Dias – €109.6m
  10. Ferran Torres – €109.5m

According to Transfermarkt, Kylian Mbappe’s current market value is €160 million. However, his market value according to CIES is €205.6 million but it doesn’t matter since he is the most expensive player in the world anyway.

Vinicius Jr. had an incredible campaign with Real Madrid in 2021/22 season as he won both La Liga and UEFA Champions League title. And because of his overall performance, his market value has risen to €100 million (TM).

In case you don’t know, Mbappe refused a good offer from Real Madrid and resigned PSG on some conditions proposed by the club president. He has been given a total of €300 million just to stay at Paris for three more years.

Most Valuable Free Transfers (2022/23 season)

  1. Antonio Rudiger – €35m
  2. Niklas Sule – €35m
  3. Boubacar Kamara – €25m
  4. Lorenzo Insigne – €25m
  5. Matthias Ginter – €24m
  6. Noussair Mazraoui – €20m
  7. Kolo Muani – €16m
  8. Ivan Perisic – €10m
  9. Niklas Stark – €7.5m
  10. Pieper – €7m

Antonio Rudiger is the latest entry in Real Madrid’s squad and it looks like the club has already got one of the best defences for the upcoming season. Let us tell you that Rudiger was the part of Chelsea’s 2020/21 UEFA Champions League title reign.

Manchester City has signed Erling Haaland from Borussia Dortmund for a fee of €85 million. Although his market value is €150 million, City made a worthy deal to strengthen their attack for once more.