Kylian Mbappe named world's most expensive player, valued at £226m

Kylian Mbappe named world's most expensive player, valued at £226m

Kylian Mbappe has been named the most valuable player in the world as the youngster remains one of the most sought after players in Europe.

The Paris Saint-Germain striker has started off from where he stopped last season, scoring 18 goals in all competitions in the 2019-20 campaign.

Liverpool and Real Madrid have been linked with the France international and the World Cup winner is currently the most valuable player.

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CIES Football Observatory has taken a look at the most valuable players in the top five leagues in Europe including La Liga, Premier League, Ligue 1, Bundesliga and Serie A.

Here are the top 15 most valuable players in the world

15. James Maddison ( Leicester ) - £96m

14. Roberto Firmino (Liverpool) - £95m

13. Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool) - £94m

12. Richarlison ( Everton ) - £89m

11. Tammy Abraham ( Chelsea ) - £88m

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10. Lautaro Martinez (Inter Milan) - £99m

9. Antoine Griezmann (Barcelona) - £105m

8. Lionel Messi (Barcelona) - £107m

7. Marcus Rashford (Man Utd) - £114m

6. Harry Kane ( Tottenham ) - £129m

5. Sadio Mane (Liverpool) - £132m

4. Jadon Sancho (Borussia Dortmund) - £144m

3. Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) - £150m

2. Raheem Sterling (Man City) - £190m

1. Kylian Mbappe (PSG) - £226m

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Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Chelsea players' wages have been released and it was discovered that the Stamford Bridge outfit is one of the highest paying big clubs.

According to a report released by Spotrac, Kepa Arrizabalaga and N'Golo Kante are the club's highest-paid player.

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