The most expensive team at the World Cup to be held in Qatar, in terms of transfer value of players are the England team, according to CIES Observatory. The total transfer value of the players of the team under the leadership of Gareth Southgate is 1.5 billion euros. The most expensive player is Jude Bellingham, a 19-year-old midfielder for Borussia Dortmund: 202 million euros.
In second place is the Brazilian team, whose total transfer value of 26 players is estimated at 1.45 billion euros.
The most expensive player is 22-year-old Real Madrid forward Vinicius Júnior: 201 million euros.
Third place goes to the French team, the world champion with 1.33 billion euros. The most expensive player is 23-year-old Paris Saint-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe: 185 million euros.
The team of Spain (1.2 billion euros), Portugal (1.15 billion euros) and Germany (1.02 billion euros) also crossed the mark of one billion euros.