French Ligue 1 is one of the top national leagues behind English premier league, Spanish La Liga, German Bundesliga and Italian Serie A. In the French league there are so many valuable players who play for one of the most valuable football clubs in the world. The most valuable players in the French Ligue 1 are known world wide because their value is also rated above players from other leagues in the world wide list.
The subsequent footballers are the most valuable in the French top tier league which is the Ligue 1 Uber Eats. I bet you can’t get correctly the player that sits in the first spot.
10. Eduardo Camavinga (Rennes) – €37.5 million.
Eduardo Camavinga is a prolific midfielder who plays for French club Rennes and France national team. He became the youngest player to be called up to the French national team and also sometime early last month he became the youngest to start a match for them. The Rennes playmaker is the youngest French Ligue 1 player to be featured in this list.
9. Wissam Ben Yedder (AS Monaco) – €40 million.
Wissam Ben Yedder is a productive striker who playa for the French national team and AS Monaco. The former Sevilla forward was the joint highest goalscorer last season with PSG’s star Kylian Mbappe, it was a new record for him in the Ligue 1. He is the oldest player to make the cut.
8. Moussa Dembele (Olympique Lyon) – €40 million.
Moussa Dembele is a young prolific striker who has played in three different leagues and has not for once missed the chance to be among the best strikers in the leagues. He has also played in the English Premier League for Fulham and Scottish Premiership for Celtic. The French talented forward is yet to represent his country’s senior national team but has had over fifty appearance for their youth team.
7. Memphis Depay (Olympique Lyon) – €44 million.
Memphis Depay is one of the most deadliest and gifted winger in the French Ligue 1. He was a transfer target and replacement for Luis Suarez for Barcelona but a deal was not finalized before the transfer window closed. He is a pacey and tricky player, his direct running makes him a difficult opponent for defenders.
6. Houssem Aouar (Olympique Lyon) – €49.5 million.
In recent years, Houssem Aouar has showed up to be an excellent midfielder, he was a transfer target of Premier League club Arsenal till the end of the transfer window but difference in his valuation was the reason behind the break down of the transfer. The Frenchman is a versatile attacking midfielder who can play all positions in midfield, he has been praised for his excellent technical ability and his calmness with the ball at his feet.
5. Marquinhos (Paris Saint Germain) – €52 million.
Marquinhos is primarily deployed as a central defender but has also been used at right back and in a central or defensive midfield role. He is the current captain of his club Paris Saint Germain following the departure of Thiago Silva. He is widely known for his intelligence, anticipation, pace, his technical skills, composure, passing ability, elegance on the ball, and confidence in possession. He is a complete footballer.
4. Mauro Icardi (Paris Saint Germain) – €60 million.
Mauro Icardi is one of the best and productive strikers currently in the world of football. He was the eight all time highest goalscorer of Italian club Inter Milan before he was signed by Paris Saint German initially on loan in 2019. The Argentine forward is a tactically intelligent, quick and physically strong striker with good technique, he is also known for his excellent attacking movement, positioning and eye for goal.
3. Marco Verratti (Paris Saint Germain) – €60 million.
Marco Verratti is a creative, hard-working, and technically gifted playmaker but he primarily plays as a central midfielder. The Paris Saint German’s star playing style has been compared to that of Juventus current head coach Andrea Pirlo. Verratti is known for his confidence on the ball, his ability to keep possession in tight spaces, his dribbling skills and balance on the ball.
2. Neymar Jr (Paris Saint Germain) – €128 million.
Neymar Jr is one of the best footballers in the world, he has always been nominated for the Ballon d’or award in recent years and most of the times he end up among the top three. In his debut season in the French Ligue 1, he was voted the Ligue 1 Player of the season. The Brazilian primarily plays as either a central striker, second striker, winger or occasionally as an attacking midfielder. He is known for his creativity, vision, passing, explosive finishing, electric dribbling, feints, touch, and technique. He is the second most valuable player in the French Ligue 1 and also in the world.
1. Kylian Mbappe (Paris Saint Germain) – €180 million.
Kylian Mbappe is the most valuable player in the world and also in the French Ligue 1, he is also the most expensive teenager in the world. He is one of the best players in the world, he won the youth Ballon d’or award in 2018. The Frenchman is known for his clinical finishing, dribbling, strength, and explosive speed. Mbappe is a versatile forward, he often plays as a winger and is capable of playing on either flank, due to his ability with both feet.