The Russian is on the list of the most expensive players. Top players under 18 :: Football :: RBC Sport

The Transfermarket portal has published a list of the most expensive players under 18 years old. Among them was the midfielder of “Dynamo” Moscow Arsen Zacharyan. Who else got in the standings – in the “RBC Sport” material

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Arsen Zacharyan

Club: Dynamo (Moscow), Russia

Transportation cost: € 12 million

Arsen Zakharyan is one of the main headliners of the Sandro Schwartz team. The German mentor relies on the youth to form the composition and Zakharyan fits in well with that concept. The player managed to score both the team and the national team. Valery Karpin scored the young midfielder and invited him to the qualifying tournament for the Qatar World Cup.


According to RBC, Borussia Dortmund showed interest in the player. Journalist Nobel Arustamian also said that the Armenian football leadership tried to persuade the player to accept citizenship and accept the offer to play for the Armenian national team. However, Zakharyan rejected the officials’ proposal and continued to play for Russia.

Caiki da Silva Chagas

Club: Manchester City, England

Transportation cost: € 14 million

The footballer started his career in the Brazilian team Fluminense. In 2021 he moved to the main team. On April 11, in a match against Nova Iguazu, he managed to beat four opponents simultaneously with the help of dribbling.

In April 2021, Fluminense signed an agreement with Manchester City for the transfer of the player. Under the contract, the British paid € 10 million. Also, the Brazilian club will receive 20% of the player’s future sale. On 12 February, Kaiki made his Premier League debut against City.

Harvey Eliot

Club: Liverpool, England

Transportation cost: € 15 million

Eliot is a graduate of Fulham Academy. At the age of 15, he made his senior debut in a League Cup match, becoming the youngest player in the club’s history. Less than a year later, Harvey Eliot played in the English Premier League for the first time and became the youngest player in the history of the tournament. At the time of his debut, he was 16 years and 30 days old.

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In 2019 he moved to Liverpool. Coach Jurgen Klopp does not put the player so often in the first team due to the great competition from Mohamed Salah and Minamino. The player has made only five appearances for Liverpool this season.

From October 2020 to December 2021, Eliot’s transfer costs increased from € 3.6 million to € 15 million.

Mohamed Ali-Cho

Club: Angers, France, Ligue 1

Transportation cost: € 15 million

The striker started his career in the PSG system, but at the age of 11 he moved to English Everton. In 2020 he joined the team of the French Angers. This season, the player took part in 24 games, scoring two goals in the French league.

Initially, the player played for the England national team, but in 2021 he decided to play in France, where he has already played two games and scored two goals.

“Killian Mbappe may feel old when he meets Ali-Cho,” USA Today wrote.

In just one year, the player’s transfer value increased from € 1 million to € 15 million.

Yusuf Mukoko

Club: Borussia Dortmund, Germany

Transportation cost: € 15 million

Despite his age, the player managed to set several Bundesliga records. At the age of 13, Yusuf became the only player in the German Under-17 league to score 50 goals. At the age of 14 he played in the Champions League Youth and in the match against Italian Inter he became the youngest scorer in the history of the tournament.

At the age of 16, the player entered the field for the first time as a Borussia player. Later, in a match against Zenit, the player made his debut in an adult Champions League match, and became the youngest player in the history of the tournament.

Ryan Serky

Club: Lyon, France, Ligue 1

Transportation cost: € 20 million

Student of the Academy of Lyon. In 2018, at the age of 15, he made his UEFA Youth League debut. According to the British edition of The Telegraph, a year later Manchester United, Ajax and other European clubs were interested in the player, but Ryan decided to stay in Lyon. On May 2, 2021, the footballer scored for the first time in the French championship for Lyon.

Jamal Mousiala

Club: Bayern, Germany

Transportation cost: € 55 million

Jamal managed to play at the youth level for Lenners, Southampton, Chelsea and Bayern. At the age of 17 he made his debut for Bayern’s main team. In the Champions League round of 16 match against Italian Lazio, he scored the first goal for the German team, becoming the youngest player to score for Bayern in the Champions League.


Club: Barcelona, ​​Spain

Transfer value: € 60m

At the level of football academies, Gavi made his first appearance at Real Betis. When he scored 96 goals for the Betis academy team, the biggest clubs in Spain announced their interest in the player. At the age of 11, Gavi chose Barcelona.

Before the start of the current 2021/22 season, former Barça coach Ronald Koeman invited the player to join a training camp with the first team. The already current Barcelona coach admitted that he likes working with Gavi.

“The situations when Gavi takes the balls, when he pushes the opponent after defeats, are brutal. He is only 17 years old. It’s great to train him. ” leads words of Xavi Football Espana.

Gavi is the youngest player in the history of the Spanish national team. The midfielder started the national team in the semifinals of the Nations League against Italy at the age of 17 years and 62 days. That game took place last October and ended with the victory of the Spaniards with a score of 2: 1.

Florian Wirtz

Club: Bayer 04, Germany

Transfer value: € 70m

The player started his career at the academy in Cologne. After staying there for ten years, Wirtz moved to Bayer 04. He became the youngest player on the club to join the first team, breaking the record of Kaya Haverts, who is currently playing for Chelsea. In June 2020, Wirtz became the youngest player to score in the Bundesliga, but in December the record was broken by Borussia’s Youssouf Mukoka.

Wirtz scored 13 goals in 60 games for Bayer Leverkusen.

Jude Bellingham

Club: Borussia Dortmund, Germany

Transportation cost: € 75 million

Bellingham joined Borussia Dortmund from Birmingham City in 2020. There, Jude became the youngest player in the club’s history: when he first started on the pitch in a Birmingham shirt, he was 16 years and 38 days old.

Following Jude’s departure, Birmingham retired from number 22, with which he played for the club, even recognizing him as a legend of his own.

In total, Jude played 51 games for Borussia, scoring five goals. According to the Spanish newspaper Marca, Real Madrid wants to take a 17-year-old player on the mission and is ready to pay 80-90 million euros.

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