Swiss based research giant CIES Football Observatory has published its yearly rankings of the most valuable players plying their trades in Europe top leagues.
According to the research group, the assessment takes into account key criterions such as age, position, contract duration, performance and international status.
Unsurprisingly, Neymar Jr. (PSG) tops the table ahead of Lionel Messi (Barcelona) and Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur) with €213.0m, €202.2m and €194.7m worth of transfer values respectively.
See the full list of the top 20 most valuable footballers in the World.
1. Neymar (PSG) – £213.0m
2. Lionel Messi (Barcelona) – £202.2m
3. Harry Kane (Tottenham) – £194.7m
4. Kylian Mbappe (PSG) – £192.5m
5. Paulo Dybala (Juventus) – £174.6m
6. Dele Alli (Tottenham) – £171.3m
7. Kevin de Bruyne (Manchester City) – £167.8m
8. Romelu Lukaku (Manchester United) – £164.8m
9. Antoine Griezmann (Atletico Madrid) – £150.2m
10. Paul Pogba (Manchester United) – £147.5m
11. Leroy Sane (Manchester City) – £140.6m
12. Mohammed Salah (Liverpool) – £140.5m
13. Raheem Sterling (Manchester City) – £138.2m
14. Luis Suarez (Barcelona) – £128.7m
15. Marcus Rashford (Manchester United) – £126.8m
16. Philippe Coutinho (Barcelona) – £123.0m
17. Gabriel Jesus (Manchester City) – £122.6m
18. Eden Hazard (Chelsea) – £119.6m
19. Gonzalo Higuain (Juventus) – £113.0m
20. Alvaro Morata (Chelsea) – £108.0m
Complete list can be assessed here: http://www.football-observatory.com/