As long as there are most valuable players in a league, there will surely be the most valuable XI. The most Valuable XI consists of players of different teams and positions arranged in a match formation manner according to their values. The Most valuable XI is set up with players who have the highest value in various positions on the pitch i.e. from the goalkeeper to the striker. Today we will be revealing the most valuable XI in the English Premier League. According to transfermarkt the following players have a spot in Premier League’s most valuable XI.
Goalkeeper: Alisson Becker (Liverpool) – £64.80 million.
Transfermarkt has revealed that Liverpool’s shot-stopper is the most valuable goalkeeper in the English Premier League. Since his move to Liverpool, his value has increased and now he is the goalkeeper of Premier League’s most valuable XI. Alisson sits behind Atletico’s Jan Oblak as the second most valuable goalkeeper in the world. He won the FIFA Best Goalkeeper award in 2019 and also the inaugural Yashin award.
Centre Back: Virgil Van Dijk (Liverpool) – £72.3 million.
Virgil Van Dijk is among the best defenders in the English Premier League. He is among the players that experienced a drastic increase in their value over the years. Van Dijk was worth just 27 million pounds when Liverpool signed him in the last two Januarys ago but now his value is three times that amount. The Dutch star was a solid member of the squad that won the 2019 UEFA Champions League and the 2020 EPL title. He is the most valuable centre-back in the English Premier League. Virgil Van Dijk was second in the Ballon d’Or voting of 2019 which Lionel Messi won.
Centre Back: Aymeric Laporte (Manchester City) – £54.2 million.
Aymeric Laporte is among the most valuable XI in the English Premier League. He is the second most valuable centre-back in the English Premier League. His value has not decreased or increased in a while now, he remains a part of the most valuable XI. He is the only non-Liverpool player to make the defense. Laporte was part of the Man City’s squad that won the first domestic treble in the history of English football.
Right Back: Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool) – £99.4 million.
Trent Alexander-Arnold is currently the most valuable defender in the English Premier League. He is the youngest player in the Premier League’s most valuable XI. Liverpool’s academy graduate is the youngest player to start two consecutive UEFA Champions League finals doing so in 2018 and 2019. Last season, he won the inaugural Premier League Young Player of the Season award alongside with PFA Young Player of the Year award. The Englishman helped Liverpool overturn a 3-goal deficit to Barcelona in the 2018 UEFA Champions League by providing the assist to the winning goal.
Left Back: Andy Robertson (Liverpool) – £67.8 million.
Since he arrived at Liverpool in 2017, he has seen his market value rise from 18 million pounds to 67.8 million which made him the third most valuable defender in the English Premier League. He was named in the 2019 PFA Team Of The Year after he put up an excellent performance. Robertson currently captains the Scottish national team. The Scottish captain play an integral role in Liverpool winning their first league title in 30 years.
Centre Midfielder: N’golo Kante (Chelsea) – £72 million.
N’golo Kante is the only holding and defensive midfielder in the most valuable XI in the English Premier League. He is a major part of the squad rebuilding going on in Chelsea. Kante is the first outfield player to win the EPL title back to back since Eric Cantona did it in 1992 and 1993. During his first season as a Chelsea player, he won the PFA Players’ Player of the Year award and FWA Footballer of the Year award. N’golo Kante and his compatriot Paul Pogba is valued at the same amount, but Chelsea’s star is more preferable for the position.
Centre Midfielder: Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City) – £108 million.
Kevin De Bruyne is the most valuable midfielder in the English Premier League. He won the best playmakers award last season after providing the highest number of assists in the league. His value experienced a drastic increase after he arrived at Manchester City. De Bruyne is among the best players in world. He is mostly described as a complete footballer. The Belgian star played an integral role in Manchester City winning the EPL title consecutively and attaining 100 points in a single campaign.
Attacking Midfielder: Sadio Mane (Liverpool) – £108.5 million.
Sadio Mane is among the best footballers in the world of footballer. He holds a record in the English Premier League for the fastest hat tricks which he cored in 176 seconds while at Southampton. He primarily plays as a winger for Liverpool but in the Premier League’s most valuable XI, he plays the centre attacking midfielder role. Mane helped Liverpool reach back to back UEFA Champions League final in 2018 and 2019 winning the latter. The Senegalese captain finished fourth in the 2019 Ballon D’or ranking.
Left Winger: Raheem Sterling (Manchester City) – £115.8 million.
Raheem Sterling is the most valuable footballer in the English Premier League. The English star played a vital role in Man City winning the EPL title back to back and attaining 100 points in a single campaign. He retains the position he plays for his club in the most valuable XI. In 2019, Sterling won the PFA Young Player of the Year award and FWA Footballer of the year award.
Right Winger: Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) – £108.5 million.
Mohamed Salah is among the best players in the world. The Skillful speedster has won the Premier League Golden Boot twice since his arrival at Anfield in 2017. He, his African brother Sadio Mane and Harry Kane are the second most valuable players in EPL. Salah plays as a right-winger in the Premier League’s most valuable XI the same way he plays for his club. The Egyptian star has been named African Footballer of the Year on two occasions in 2017 and 2018. He led Liverpool to two UEFA Champions League finals winning only one in 2018.
Striker: Harry Kane (Tottenham) – £108.5 million.
Harry Kane is known for his goalscoring records and the ability to link play. He is among the best strikers in the world. His best season in the English premier league was in 2017/18 where he scored 41 goals in 48 games in all competition. Kane is the top striker in the Premier League’s most valuable XI. The Englishman creates an attacking force with Liverpool’s duo Sadio Mane and Mo Salah and Man City’s star Raheem Sterling in the Premier League’s most valuable XI. He is Tottenham’s third all-time highest goal scorer.