Paris 2nd, Manchester 8th – which cities produce the best footballers in the world?

London over €1 billion  ©TM/IMAGO The international break has just ended with attention firmly switching back to club football for the business end of the season. League titles will be won across the next few months while clubs will also be vying for prestigious European honours. This summer, however, will be massive for nations around the … Read more

100 most valuable players: Premier League and English players dominate the list

Rankings updated  ©TM/IMAGO To be part of the 100 most valuable players on the planet, you must have a market value of at least €50 million. Counting all the players with a market value of at least €50m, 114 names make the list, of which 57 play in the Premier League and 11 at Manchester City. … Read more

Two continents collide – most valuable European XI vs most valuable South American XI

England v Brazil Saturday  ©TM/IMAGO Since international football hit the world stage there have been two continental powerhouses. Every World Cup winner from when the tournament began in 1930 has been either a country from South America or Europe. In 2022 in Qatar, Argentina broke a 20 year curse to bring glory back to South America, … Read more