With the start of the new year the window of the winter transfer market opens and for this reason, Marca, a Spanish sports publication takes a look at the players who have appreciated the most in recent months and see those who have lost the most value.
Incidentally, a Nigerian-born footballer in the Spanish league is league is listed among the latter. He is listedas number six among those who have lost the most value.
Specifically, the changes are compared to September 2022, that is, more or less since the beginning of the current season.
The start of the competitions and the World Cup have led some to rise a lot in value, while others have plummeted. These values and variations, prepared by Football Benchark, a data and analysis platform for the football business, lead us to focus on the next 10 footballers on each list .
Most revalued footballers
The Barcelona player is the one who has made his value grow the most. He is now worth 36.38 million more , adding a total of 108.6 million , which places him as the eighth footballer with the highest market value in the world.
2. Enzo Fernandez
The great World Cup of the Argentine and the great campaign, especially in the Champions League, of Benfica, have been key to his rise. He is worth almost 30 kilos more, adding a total of 57 million . It is the 87th world value.
Another whose progression has been growing until reaching its zenith in the World Cup, despite the poor performance of Germany. The Bayern player is now worth 29.18 kilos more, reaching 111.7 to be the seventh value worldwide
4. Goncalo Ramos
The substitute for Darwin Núñez at Benfica is performing at a high level and his hat-trick against Switzerland in the World Cup has also contributed to raising his value by 26.56 million. He now costs 41.7 kilos .
5. Khvicha Kvaratskhelia
The first on this list who did not participate in the World Cup. but he didn’t need it. His spectacular start to the season with Napoli, with great performances in the Champions League, have led the Georgian to be worth 26.49 million more, rising to 63.5 million .
6. Julian Alvarez
Another Argentine who has benefited from his great role in the World Cup. The City striker is now worth 74 million, 25.29 more than at the beginning of the course, slipping into the top 50.
7. Kim Min Jae
The defender who has been revalued the most. The Korean from Naples is having a great season and his more than acceptable World Cup has helped raise his value by 22 million. He now costs 44.7 kilos .
8. Kolo Muani
The Frenchman is on a clearly ascending line since he signed for Eintracht Frankfurt last summer. His good World Cup has also contributed, where he has been an important player for Deschamps coming off the bench. The value of it has grown to almost 19 million. He is now worth 32.1 kilos .
The PSG player sneaks into the top10 despite a discreet World Cup. But his signing for the French team and his performances there, in addition to his youth, make him have grown 17.96 million to reach 55.8 .
10. Mac Allister
Another little arsenal on the list thanks to his great World Cup. The Brighton player raises his price by 17.87 million. He now costs 35.6 .
Most devalued footballers
Injuries have not helped him much this season. On top of that, Belgium’s poor role in the World Cup has also taken its toll. And those four clear chances missed against Croatia have certainly had an effect. It is now worth 19.64 million less. In total, 48.2.
2. Florian Wirtz
Another whose value has plummeted due to injuries. A serious knee injury that has led him to be out for almost a year has been to blame for this promising Leverkusen player falling as fast as he had risen. It is worth 65.8 million, 16.68 less than in September.
3. Arnaut Danjuma
The Nigerian-born Villarreal striker has fallen at the same speed that he rose last season when he was one of the revelations of LaLiga. This season is not at the same level. His age (he is no longer a juvenile) doesn’t help either. He is 15.14 kilos less, although he still costs 37.3.
3. Jadon Sancho
The Englishman has not yet taken off at Manchester United and his absence in the World Cup showed that he is not at the expected level. Therefore, his value is falling. He now costs 73.2 million, 14.92 less than in September.
Another which the World Cup has not been good for him. The Belgian performance has also taken its toll on the Leicester player, who is now worth 13.83 million less (22.8 in total) .
Another Belgian in free fall. Aston Villa’s now costs 8.2 million, which is 13.17 less than just four months ago.
The Leicester Turk, who is very close to ending up at Atlético, costs 12.7 million, almost half of what he was worth before.
The Ukrainian from Atalanta is in his thirties and it shows when it comes to pricing him. And his performance is being lower than before, so it is now worth 6.4 million (12.58 less) .
The Inter center-back, highly valued last summer, being close to signing for PSG, is now worth 32.5 kilos. It has fallen 12.51 million.
The Barcelona player closes this top 10 with a drop of 11.9 million. He now costs a little over 38 kilos