Mbappe loses top spot as world’s most valuable player
Paris Saint-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe has lost his spot as the most valuable football player in the world, according to the latest report by Football Benchmark.
The 24-year-old has already topped the list of previous editions released by the renowned football business portal.
Manchester City striker Erling Haaland is now occupying the position.
Mbappe and Haaland are widely regarded as the two main dominant forces in European football at the moment, following the departure of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo from the continent.
Haaland is now valued at an estimated €194.2 million, and this figure puts him on top as the world’s most valuable player.
Haaland scored an astonishing 53 goals in a single season to help Manchester City win the Champions League, Premier League, and FA Cup last season.
Mbappe, the Frenchman, who is now placed second on the list, reached the 2022 FIFA World Cup final with France and helped PSG win last season’s Ligue 1 title.
He currently has an estimated value of €181.6 million.
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