In the age of football money, the players’ transfer value amounted to hundreds of millions of euros. Messi, Neymar, Mbappe, Kane, and so on all have tremendous transfer value if they leave the current club. This is the list of the most expensive football players in the world up to now.
Current team: PSG – France
Value: £ 180 million
Location: Left/Right Forward (LF/RF)
Kylian Mbappé (Kylian Mbappe Lottin) was born on December 20, 1998, is a Cameroon-Algérie-based French football player. He plays as a forward for the Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain and the French national team. He is the youngest French football player to score at a World Cup.
Mbappe is considered to be the most expensive player at the moment by the famous Transfermarkt magazine.
Mbappe became famous from an early age, after joining the youth academy at Bondy before moving to Monaco, where he debuted in 2015 at the age of 16. Mbappe quickly became the top scorer for the Cong Quoc club. In the 2016–17 season, Mbappe helped Monaco win the first Ligue 1 title in 17 years.
In his first season at the French capital, Mbappe made a bold mark when helping PSG win a domestic treble with the Ligue 1 championship, Coupe de France, and Coupe de la Ligue. Mbappe made his debut in France in 2017.
At the 2018 World Cup, Mbappe became the youngest French youngster to score at a World Cup and become the second youngest player, after Pele, to score in the match World Cup finals. Kylian Mbappe was also awarded the Best Young Player of the World Cup Finals 2018.
Kylian Mbappe is a versatile striker, playing well on both wings as well as a spearhead striker position. Mbappe shot well with both legs, but the right leg is more favorable. Mbappe’s technical ability is not inferior to Neymar; even there were times when Mbappe overshadowed Neymar at PSG.