Transfermarkt released a list of the top 10 most valuable U-17 players on the transfer market.
According to Transfermarkt released
From which one player stands out for being worth more than other up and coming players such as Gio Reyna, Darwin Núñez, and established players like Antoine Griezmann.
In a shocking turn of events, the Argentine superstar left Camp Nou after more than two decades to play somewhere else for the first time.
The 2021-22 season saw a shocking decline in Messi's production,
How Has Messi's Market Value Decreased?
which not only resulted in eventual whistles for the Rosario-born winger but also meant a steep decrease in his market value.
Lionel Messi's market value is $100m less than that of Mbappe, Haaland.
Lionel Messi has suffered the ninth greatest decrease in market value since July 1, 2021.
His worth has dropped by $22 million, 25% of his previous market value, as he currently stands at $66 million - not even among the 50 highest market values in world soccer.
Messi's Actual Worth & Rank
Messi, 34, is currently 65th in Transfermarkt's list of the most valuable players on Earth, and the distance with the world's most expensive superstars is huge.
PSG teammate Kylian Mbappe, the world's most valuable player according to this ranking at $176m, is worth $110 million more than Leo.