England are the most valuable team in the Qatar 2022 World Cup with an estimated transfer value of around $1.54 billion, according to a study.
According to a study by Swiss research group CIES Football Observatory, England’s 26-man squad is worth just under 1.5 billion euros ($1.54 billion) in transfer value, with Bellingham, 19, valued at 202 million euros ($207.4 million).
The Borussia Dortmund player cemented his reputation as one of the best young players in the world with a stunning goal in England’s 6-2 win against Iran in their opening match of the World Cup tournament In Monday.
Here is an overview of the comparison of other major football teams in the World Cup tournament:
Brazil is second on the list after England with a transfer value of 1.45 billion euros ($1.49 billion), and Real Madrid striker Vinicius Junior was their most valuable player with 200 million euros ($205 million).
France is third with an estimated transfer value of $1.34 billion ($1.38 billion) for their team. Paris Saint Germain (PSG) forward Kylian Mbappe was their best player, with a value of 185 million euros ($190 million).
The CIES Football Observatory estimated the aggregate value of all teams at the 2022 World Cup at 15 billion euros ($15.4 billion) based on a statistical technique involving more than 2,000 transactions of players transferred from clubs in the five major European leagues during the period from July 2012 to November 2021.
In terms of insurable value, the England squad again top the list of World Cup squads with an estimated insurable value of 3.17 billion pounds ($3.76 billion), according to a report. analysis by Lloyd’s of London and supported by the Center for Economics and Business Research.
England edged out France with 2.66 billion pounds ($3.15 billion) and Brazil with 2.56 billion pounds ($3.04 billion) to claim the top spot.
Lloyd’s said the insurable value assessment includes a variety of measures such as salaries, sponsorship, age and field positions.
Bellingham was rated the most insurable player, followed by Mbappe and Vinicius Jr.
Lloyd’s model is based on the belief that the quality of a squad can be gauged by measuring factors such as player salaries, endorsement earnings and age, as the value of a squad is a good indicator. of his talent on the field.