Top Ten Footballers in the World
Football/soccer is undoubtedly the world’s favourite game. Every football player is the idol of someone or the other. The transfer fees world records stand at £80 million, but currently there are 2 players, whose worth have been rated much more than this. According to the market value obtained from www. Transfermarkt.co.uk, there are ten most valued players in the market today:
The number one position has been given to Lionel Messi who is FC Barcelona and is worth £105 million. It is next to impossible to describe the worth of this magician from Argentina. He has won the Ballon d or title four consecutive times and has been the top player for several consecutive years and at present is valued the most expensive player in the market, in the world.
Next in 2nd is Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo who is worth £88 million – just £8 million more than Real Madrid paid when he was purchased from Manchester United. His consistent score reads 141 goals league in 130 Games.
On third position comes Andres Iniesta who is FC Barcelona and £61.5 million. He is amongst the top three Barcelona Players. Across Europe, he is the most creative Midfielder. His wonderful techniques and spell bounding dribbling is a treat for the eyes.
4th position has been grabbed by Wayne Rooney who belongs to Manchester United and is £57 million. He was one of the most valuable teenagers, when he burst on the football scene with Everton FC, and has been a regular member of the England team. Now he has handed in his transfer request, we could see Wayne Rooney leaving Manchester United for a record sum, perhaps more than that of Christiano Ronaldo.
Radamel Falcao of Atletico Madrid, has a value of £53 million stands in 5th position. The Columbian footballer has a score of 87 Goals in 112 games since he has moved to Europe and his value has increased tenfold since then.
Cesc Fabregas stands at number six in the league and has a value of £48.5 million. His expected value has increased by £10 million since his recent run of good form.
The Brazilian superstar, Neymar who plays for Santos FC and is worth over £44 million and ranked 7th. He is the top Samba player and is expectedly looked at for the upcoming FIFA world cup set to happen in Brazil.
Argentina FC has always witnessed dramatic goals of this Manchester City’s superstar having been valued at £39.5 million and 8th on the list. Sergio Augero has always been a tough rival to the United’s team in the Manchester derby.
Number 9 belonging to South America, Cavani, who is also linked to the Chelsea, Manchester City as well as Real Madrid.
10th position. The Dutch player, Van Persie is one of the eldest of all the top ten players. His form is quite impressive and it has helped him move to the United’s team last season.