The most expensive players in the world: Neymar is the first, Messi second Ronaldo – 49th

Самые дорогие игроки мира: Неймар - первый, Месси - второй, Роналду - 49-й

CIES Football Observatory has published a rating of the most expensive players in the world.

Research center CIES Football Observatory has studied the cost of players in the leagues top 5.

The study evaluated such factors as age, position, contract duration, performances for club and country.

The leader of the rating became the PSG striker Neymar. Also, the three leaders are Lionel Messi and Harry Kane, but the current holder of the Golden ball Cristiano Ronaldo is ranked only 49th place.

It is worth noting that the Ukrainian players in top 100 rankings.

The top ten:

1. Neymar (PSG) – 213 million euros
2. Lionel Messi (Barcelona) – 202,2 million
3. Harry Kane (Tottenham) – 194,7 million
4. Kilian Mbappe (PSG) – 192,5 million
5. Paulo Dibala (Juventus) – 174,6 million
6. The case of alli (Tottenham) – of 171.3 million
7. Kevin de Bruyne (Manchester city) to 167.8 million
8. Romelu Lukaku (Manchester United) – 164,8 million
9. Antoine Griezmann (atlético) – 150,2 million
10. Paul Pogba (Manchester United) – 147.5 m

49. Cristiano Ronaldo (real Madrid) – 80.4 million

The full list can be found here.

Earlier it was reported that Messi overtook Ronaldo in the ranking of the best players of the year according to Marca.

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