The 10 best players from the Champions League quarter-final first legs – ranked

Just the 18 goals across four Champions League games this week. Who says European football is boring? The eight teams left in the competition put on an absolute spectacle in the first legs of their quarter-final ties and, unsurprisingly, there were plenty of players who stood up on the biggest stage to make their quality … 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

The best players in the world – ranked

With Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo having entered the twilight of their careers, debates regarding the best footballer in the world are now much more complicated. There are plenty of superstars across the planet, with the bulk of the most talented players plying their trade in Europe, but when it comes to comparing the top … 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

Pepe, Modric, Ferdinand & Co – The players with the most games played with Cristiano Ronaldo

Pepe & Ronaldo oldest ever Portugal players  ©TM/IMAGO Cristiano Ronaldo is continuing to break records into his late 30’s. Now 39 years old, and playing his club football in Saudi Arabia with Al-Nassr, the Portuguese superstar is still in pristine physical shape and still finding the net at a prolific rate (albeit in a lower standard … Read more

Inter Miami & New York City FC dominate: The most valuable U21 players in MLS

Mijatović up by 100%  ©TM/IMAGO All eyes have been on Major League Soccer ever since Lionel Messi arrived at Inter Miami CF this summer. But the top league in the United States and Canada is certainly more than just Messi. In fact, in recent years, several young players have made the move from one of … Read more

Luke Littler plays ‘Winner Stays On’ with Man Utd players and Old Trafford icon smashes the rest

Luke Littler played ‘Winner Stays On’ with a selection of Manchester United players. Published Mar 22, 2024, 08:40:09 GMTLast updated Mar 22, 2024, 08:39:55 GMT Luke Littler played ‘Winner Stays On’ by picking between a selection of Manchester United icons. The 17-year-old has made waves in the world of darts since finishing runner-up in January’s … Read more

Real Madrid & Barcleona dominate – The most valuable U21 players in La Liga

16-year-old Yamal up to €75m  ©TM/IMAGO La Liga has long been renowned for producing some of the best young talent in world football. Barcelona’s La Masia has developed superstars such as Lionel Messi, Andres Iniesta and Xavi in recent decades, whilst Real Madrid have also altered their strategy lately to focus on investing in younger players and transform them into … Read more