The CIES Football Observatory has deem it fit to name France and Paris Saint Germain playmaker, Kylian Mbappe as the most valuable footballer taking into account performance, age, marketability, and their current contract length, among other factors.
The young player has been in good form since securing a transfer to PSG. He was crucial when France won the 2018 World Cup.
The19-year-old is ahead of stars like Harry Kane,Mohammed salah, Griezmann in the rankings to top the list. The Paris Saint-Germain star is now valued at £189.3million while 2nd placed Kane, who won the World Cup Golden Boot with England is valued £172.5m.
Third is Brazilian and PSG forward Neymar (£172.2m), who became the world's most expensive player when he joined PSG for £198m in 2016.
The list isn't complete without a place for Liverpool and Egyptian forward Mohamed Salah who is valued at 151.2m.
Current List of most valuable players
|4.||Mohamed Salah|| 151.2m|
|6.||Lionel Messi||149.2m |
|8.|| Romelu Lukaku||143.7m|
|9.||Dele Alli|| 142.9m|
|10.||Antoine Griezmann || 137.9m|