Kylian Mbappe is not only sensational in world football, he is also the most valuable player in Europe’s top five leagues.
Mbappe recently bagged a first-half brace as Ligue 1 giant PSG beat Angers and extended their Ligue 1 lead to 11 points.
The Frenchman saw an assist from World Cup winner Lionel Messi for his second goal as PSG defeated Angers 2-1.
Kylian Mbappe surpassed Edison Cavani’s record for PSG in March as he scored his 201st goal in the encounter against Nantes.
That made him Paris St Germain’s all-time top scorer after he helped PSG to a 4-2 home win against Nantes.
Aside from breaking records in both PSG and the France national team in big stages, the youngster’s market value keep growing.
On that note, Futballnews is going to look at the most valuable starting eleven in the world currently and their worth.
|Kylian Mbappe||€200 M|
|Erling Haaland||€170 M|
|Lionel Messi||€180 M|
|Kevin De Bruyne||€150 M|
|Jude Bellingham||€120 M|
|Trent Alexander Arnold||€110 M|
|Vigil Van Dijk||€100|
Kylian Mbappe – €200M (PSG 2018/19)
Kylian Mbappé Lottin is a French footballer who was born on 20 December 1998. He plays as a forward for Paris Saint-Germain and captains the France national team.
Mbappe is regarded as one of the best players in the world. He is known for his dribbling abilities, exceptional speed, and finishing.
Kylian Mbappe aged 18 in 2017 signed for PSG for an eventual permanent transfer worth €180 million, making him the second-most-expensive player and most expensive teenage player of all time.
Erling Haaland – €170M (Man City 2022/23)
Erling Braut Haaland was born on 21 July 2000 and is a Norwegian footballer who plays as a striker for Premier League club Manchester City and the Norway national team.
Haaland is widely considered one of the best players in the world. He is known for his speed, strength, and finishing inside the box.
The Norwegian joined Manchester City in the summer of 2022 for a fee of €60 million (£51.2 million).
Lionel Messi – €170M (Barcelona 2017/18)
Lionel Andrés Messi also known as Leo Messi, is an Argentine footballer who was born on 24 June 1987 and plays as a forward for Paris Saint-Germain and captains the Argentina national team.
Messi is globally regarded as one of the greatest players of all time. Messi has won a record seven Ballon d’Or awards and a record six European Golden Shoes.
After spending majority of his professional career at Barcelona, Messi joined French club Paris Saint-Germain and signed a two-year deal until June 2023 with an option for an extra year.
Neymar Jr – €170M (PSG 2017/18)
Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior also known as Neymar, is a Brazilian footballer who was born on 5 February 1992 and plays as a forward for Paris Saint-Germain and the Brazil national team.
Neymar is a prolific goalscorer and renowned playmaker, and he is widely regarded as one of the best players in the world, as well as one of the greatest Brazilian footballers of all time.
Neymar is one of the four player in football history to have scored at least 100 goals for three different clubs.
Neymar transferred to PSG in 2017 in a move worth €222 million, making him the most expensive player ever.
Kevin De Bruyne – €150M (Man City 2017/18)
Kevin De Bruyne is a Belgian footballer who was born on 28 June 1991 and plays as a midfielder for Manchester City and captains the Belgium national team.
KDB as he is fondly called is widely regarded as one of the best players in the world.
Pundits have often referred to him as a “complete footballer”.
De Bruyne joined English team Manchester City in the summer of 2015 for a then-club-record fee of £54 million.
Jude Bellinghan – €120M (Borrusia Dortmund 2022/23)
Jude Victor William Bellingham is an English footballer who was born on 29 June 2003 and plays as a midfielder for Borussia Dortmund and the England national team.
Bellingham started his football career at Birmingham City as an under-8 and went on to become the club’s youngest-ever first-team player when he made his senior debut in August 2019.
He played regularly for the team in the 2019–20 season at the age of 16 years, 38 days, after which he went on to join
Borussia Dortmund in July 2020, and in his first competitive match became their youngest-ever goalscorer.
Just like other young players including Kylian Mbappe and Erling Haaland, Bellingham’s value keeps growing as he is improving.
Trent Alexander Arnold – €120M (Liverpool 2019/20)
Trent John Alexander-Arnold is an English footballer who was born 7 October 1998 and plays as a right-back for Liverpool and the England national team.
TAA as he is fondly dubbed is known for his range of passing, crossing and assists, he is widely regarded as one of the best full-backs in the world.
He joined Liverpool’s academy in 2004 and captained the club across its youth levels.
He was part of the Liverpool team that won the 2019 Champions League against Tottenham and was named in the Champions League Squad of the Season.
Virgil Van Dijk – €100M (Liverpool 2019/20)
Virgil van Dijk is a Dutch footballer who was born on 8 July 1991 and plays as a centre-back for Liverpool and captains the Netherlands national team.
VVD as he is fondly called is considered one of the best defenders in the world, he is known for his strength, leadership and aerial ability.
Van Dijk joined Southampton before he signed for Liverpool for £75 million, a then-world-record transfer fee for a defender in January 2018.
Alphonso Davies – €80 (Bayern Munich 2020/21)
Alphonso Boyle Davies is a Canadian football player who was born on November 2, 2000. He plays as a left-back or winger for Bundesliga club Bayern Munich and the Canada national team.
Davies is considered one of the best full-backs in the world, and has earned the nickname “The Roadrunner” for his exceptional pace, dribbling ability, and creativity.
He joined Bayern Munich from MLS side Vancouver Whitecaps FC in 2019 for a then-record MLS transfer fee.
Raphael Varane – €80 (Real Madrid 2018/19)
Raphaël Xavier Varane is a French footballer who was born on 25 April 1993. He plays as a centre-back for Premier League club Manchester United.
He is considered as one of the best defenders of his generation, and he is known for his defensive prowess and speed.
Varane joined Real Madrid in 2010 at the age of 17 then where he won 18 trophies before joining Manchester United in 2021.
Jan Oblak – €80 (Atletico Madrid 2018/19)
Jan Oblak is a Slovenian footballer who was born on 7 January 1993 and plays as a goalkeeper for Atlético Madrid and captains the Slovenia national team.
Oblak is widely considered as one of the best goalkeepers in the world.
Oblak signed for Portuguese club Benfica at the age of 17, and was part of the team that won the domestic treble in the 2013–14 season.
He later signed for Atlético Madrid in 2014 for a fee of €16 million, making him La Liga’s most expensive goalkeeper at the time.
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