Is Kylian Mbappé’s Champions League dream at PSG over? A new dawn beckons in Paris

€2.04bn spent since 2011  ©TM/IMAGO The Champions League trophy has been the lacuna of the Qatari’s ownership of PSG. Since the government backed Qatar Sports Investments purchased the French giants in 2011, it’s been no secret that winning the most prestigious club competition in football has been the ultimate aim. Since the takeover, PSG have spent … Read more

Bellingham, Mbappé & Co – The most valuable player for the Champions League’s last 8 teams

€7.12b of talent left in CL  ©TM/IMAGO It’s that stage of the season. We are into the Champions League quarter-finals. Just the best eight teams in Europe remain. And the draw has thrown up some mouth-watering ties. Current champions Manchester City will take on 14-time winners Real Madrid, whilst Arsenal face off with Bayern Munich, looking to gain … Read more

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

Man Utd 10th, Liverpool 7th and Real Madrid 3rd – Top 20 most valuable squads in the world

6 PL sides in top ten  ©TM/IMAGO The international break is over with club sides returning to action during a thrilling weekend of action across Europe. During March, Transfermarkt released their intermediary market value updates in leagues across the world, including the top five leagues.  The Top 20 Most Valuable Club Squads In The World … Read more

Mbappé 3rd and Saka 5th – The top 20 most valuable players in the world

Five Real Madrid players  ©TM/IMAGO This month, Transfermarkt has released its market value updates for the top five European leagues and there’s been some fascinating results. The English Premier League remains the most valuable league in the world, followed by La Liga, Serie A, the Bundesliga and Ligue 1. Over 500 players had their market values … Read more

Lionel Messi hits lowest market value since 2006 – But remains most valuable player over 34

Now worth €30m  ©TM/IMAGO The great Lionel Messi has practically completed football. A player who many already considered the greatest footballer ever, even further staked his claim to that throne when he led Argentina to World Cup glory in Qatar, aged 35. Seven Ballon d’Ors, over 800 career goals and 40 trophies, the magician has dazzled … Read more

Mbappé, Haaland and Bellingham – the top ten highest paid players in Europe

Two Man Utd stars feature  ©TM/IMAGO Kylian Mbappé is comfortably the best paid player in the world with the French superstar earning €6 million per month at PSG. Mbappé reportedly earns more than double the second best paid player Harry Kane, who earns €2.1m per month at Bayern Munich.  Top 10 highest paid players in the … Read more

Kylian Mbappe beats Cristiano Ronaldo to stunning landmark but can’t break Lionel Messi record

Kylian Mbappe has beaten Cristiano Ronaldo to a stunning landmark but failed to break Lionel Messi’s record. On Tuesday night, Mbappe starred as Paris Saint Germain sealed their place in the last eight of the Champions League. In the second half, Mbappe made it 2-0 with 56 minutes on the clock before Mikel Merino pulled … Read more

Messi 2nd, Haaland 6th and Mbappé 7th – Top ten players with most hat-tricks in their careers

20 hat-tricks for Haaland  ©TM/IMAGO Erling Haaland is quite simply a goalscoring phenomenon. He has scored at a ridiculous rate at Molde, RB Salzburg, Borussia Dortmund, Manchester City and with Norway. At just 23, Haaland has scored a remarkable 241 goals in just 278 appearances across all competitions since making his senior debut.  Top 10 players with most … Read more