Welcome to Football Benchmark

Welcome to KPMG Football Benchmark, an interactive platform providing in-depth understanding and analysis of the business of Football.

An extensive wealth of data - from the business performance of football clubs to the estimation of players´ market values - is presented in a dashboard format, enabling comparison and evaluation to support critical decision-making.

As the primary business intelligence source of Football industry insight and knowledge, the KPMG Football Benchmark tool aims to deliver significant value and to improve data democratization.

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Welcome to Football Benchmark

Youngsters in the spotlight – updated player valuations ahead of the winter transfer window

With the 2020 winter transfer period approaching, the KPMG Football Benchmark team have released their updated players’ value estimates.

Updated market value estimates from KPMG's Football Benchmark team include over 5,000 players from 12 leagues based on the latest sporting statistics provided by Opta. The estimates cover footballers in the first divisions of Argentina, Belgium, Brazil, England, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain and Turkey, as well as the EFL Championship.

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Youngsters in the spotlight – updated player valuations ahead of the winter transfer window

KPMG Player Valuation

Top 50 players by market value
(in € million, 20th November 2019)

  Name (Age) Club  Nat Value
(€ million)
1 Mbappé (20) 225.0
2 Neymar (27) 185.0
3 Messi (32) 180.0
4 Hazard (28) 152.4
5 Sterling (24) 150.3
6 Salah (27) 150.0
7 Kane (26) 140.0
8 De Bruyne (28) 130.0
9 Mané (27) 130.0
10 Griezmann (28) 125.0
11 Sancho (19) 115.9
12 Pogba (26) 115.0
13 Van Dijk (28) 113.8
14 F. de Jong (22) 106.0
15 Rashford (22) 100.2
16 Alisson (27) 99.1
17 Dembélé (22) 92.9
18 Bernardo S. (25) 92.4
19 Sané (23) 90.0
20 Firmino (28) 90.0
21 De Ligt (20) 88.7
22 Alexander-Arnold (21) 88.7
23 Ter Stegen (27) 87.9
24 Ederson (26) 87.4
25 Heung-min Son (27) 86.5
26 C. Ronaldo (34) 86.4
27 R. Lukaku (26) 86.2
28 Havertz (20) 85.2
29 Agüero (31) 85.0
30 Kanté (28) 85.0
31 Dybala (26) 85.0
32 Lewandowski (31) 85.0
33 Saúl (25) 83.2
34 Coutinho (27) 81.8
35 Alli (23) 81.0
36 Kimmich (24) 80.0
37 Gabriel Jesus (22) 80.0
38 Pépé (24) 78.9
39 Varane (26) 78.3
40 Robertson (25) 77.8
41 João Félix (20) 75.0
42 Oblak (26) 74.9
43 Maguire (26) 72.7
44 Rodri (23) 71.5
45 Pulisic (21) 71.0
46 Werner (23) 70.4
47 Laporte (25) 69.8
48 Ziyech (26) 69.5
49 Jovic (21) 68.0
50 Maddison (23) 67.4

To access the most valuable players of 12 leagues and to see the overall top 250 ranking, please register for the free version of our Player Valuation tool