In recent years, Football has grown to be one of the most interesting and most watched sports in the world. Football players no longer wait for legal age before they sign their professional contract and start to feature for a side, players now sign professional contract at a very young age.
The Subsequent players are the most valuable 19 years old currently in the world. I bet you can’t guess the youngster who sits on the No.1 spot.
10. Rayan Ait Nouri – €20 million.
Rayan Ait Nouri is a young talented and promising defender. Nouri is plays for French club Angers SCO and the French U21 national team. The Frenchman is the tenth most valuable 19 years old footballer.
9. Benoit Badiashile – €20 million.
Benoit Badiashile is a professional young defender who plays in his native country for Monaco. The French youngster was inquired about by one European powerhouse Manchester United for a potential transfer move. Badiashile is the nineth most valuable 19 years old player.
8. William Saliba – €22.5 million.
William Saliba is a skillful French defender who plays for the French U20 national team and premier league club Arsenal. Saliba is yet to play his debut for the Gunners but he has been tipped to become a part of the starting line up.
7. Dominik Szoboszlai – €25 million.
Dominik Szoboszlai is gifted young midfielder who plays for Red Bull Salzburg and Hungary national team. Szoboszlai won the best players of the season in the Austrian Bundesliga last season. The talented left midfielder is watched by so many big European clubs but none has approached the Austrian club for a possible transfer move.
6. Gabriel Martinelli – €25 million.
Gabriel Martinelli is a skillful attacker who plays for premier league club Arsenal and the Brazil U23 national team. The Gunners forward is renowned for his goal scoring ability, speed and his positioning ability. The Young forward is eligible to play for Italy through his father. Martinelli is the sixth most valuable player in the age of 19.
5. Takefusa Kubo – €30 million.
Takefusa Kubo is an intelligent winger who recently joined Villarreal ahead of the 2020/21 La Liga season from Spanish giant Real Madrid. Kubo is a member of the Japanese national team and he has been tipped to become a legend for his country. Takefusa Kubo is the fifth most valuable player of the age of 19.
4. Callum Hudson-odoi – €31.5 million.
Callum Hudson-odoi is a brilliant and sharp winger who plays for England national team and Premier league club Chelsea. The Englishman is the youngest player to debut for England in a competitive match which he did in March 2019. After the departure of Eden Hazard from Chelsea, Hudson-odoi was tipped to become the club’s next superstar. Callum Hudson-odoi is the fourth most valuable player aged 19 years.
3. Bukayo Saka – €35 million.
Bukayo Saka is a academy graduate of Arsenal football club where he plays as a winger or left back. The quick-witted winger has established himself as a promising and a great asset for the Gunners and they have awarded his efforts with the famous number 7 shirt. Bukayo Saka is the third most valuable 19 years old footballer. In the International scene, Saka is eligible to play for Nigeria and England but he has played for the latter through out his youth. He has earned a recent call up to the English national team.
2. Rodrygo Goes – €45 million
Rodrygo Goes is an ingenious and wise winger who plays for Spanish giants Real Madrid and Brazil national team. The Brazilian youngster has been tipped by Madrid legend and head coach Zinedine Zidane to become a legend at the club and also win the Ballon d’or award in coming years. The promising forward is the second most valuable player aged 19 years. Rodrygo Goes is the second youngest ever player to score a perfect hat trick in the UEFA Champions League.
1. Alphonso Davies – €60 million
Alphonso Davies is the most valuable 19 years old footballer currently in the world. Davies plays as a left back and possibly a winger for the latest UEFA Champions League champions Bayern Munich and the Canadian national team. The Bavarians youngster is the youngest player to score a goal and appear in the Canadian national team. Davies is also the first player born in the 2000s to score in a top level international competition. Alphonso Davies is a great asset for Bayern Munich renowned for his great speed.