Newcastle United's intriguing £4m squad market value boost compared to Everton, Chelsea & more

Newcastle United's 2020/21 Premier League season drew to a close last month, rounding off another high-octane campaign involving shocking VAR decisions, stunning goals, and dramatic late winners - consolidating the English top tier's reputation as the world's most entertaining league.

Friday, 11th June 2021, 11:43 am
Newcastle United's intriguing £4m squad market value boost compared to Everton, Chelsea & more

Player market values remain a contentious part of the football conversation, with the often bizarre estimated valuation of footballers continuing to ruffle the feathers of fans and pundits alike.

Over the course of a campaign, the market values of players and squads can change considerably, with fine runs of form, goals and transfer interest seeing them shoot up, while the opposite turn of events can see a the worth of a squad plummet in the blink of an eye.

Now the season has drawn to a close, we've taken a look (via Transfermarkt data) at how Newcastle United's overall squad market value has changed compared to every other Premier League side, and ranked them in order of percentage change, along with each club's most highly valued player.

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Start of season overall squad market value: £115.3m. End of season overall squad market value: £197.6m. Overall percentage change: +72%. Most valuable player: Kalvin Phillips (estimated market value = £27m)
Start of season overall squad market value: £62.1m. End of season overall squad market value: £106.1m. Overall percentage change: +71%. Most valuable player: Matheus Pereira (estimated market value = £13.5m)
Start of season overall squad market value: £209.4m. End of season overall squad market value: £350.4m. Overall percentage change: -67%. Most valuable player: Jack Grealish (estimated market value = £59m)
Start of season overall squad market value: £129.8m. End of season overall squad market value: £183.2m. Overall percentage change: +41%. Most valuable player: Andre Zambo Anguissa (estimated market value = £23m)
Start of season overall squad market value: £188m. End of season overall squad market value: £248m. Overall percentage change: +32%. Most valuable player: Ben White (estimated market value = £25.2m)
Start of season overall squad market value: £190.1m. End of season overall squad market value: £248.4m. Overall percentage change: +31%. Most valuable player: James Ward-Prowse (estimated market value = £27m)
Start of season overall squad market value: £286.9m. End of season overall squad market value: £351.9m. Overall percentage change: +23%. Most valuable player: Ruben Neves (estimated market value = £40.5m)
Start of season overall squad market value: £378.3m. End of season overall squad market value: £446.9m. Overall percentage change: +18%. Most valuable player: Wilfred Ndidi (estimated market value = £54m)
Start of season overall squad market value: £370m. End of season overall squad market value: £416.8m. Overall percentage change: +13%. Most valuable player: Richarlison (estimated market value = £49.5m)
Start of season overall squad market value: £205.6m. End of season overall squad market value: £209.4m. Overall percentage change: +1.9%. Most valuable player: Allan Saint-Maximin (estimated market value = £27m)
Start of season overall squad market value: £792.1m. End of season overall squad market value: £772.6m. Overall percentage change: -2.5%. Most valuable player: Mason Mount (estimated market value = £67.5m)
Start of season overall squad market value: £682.3m. End of season overall squad market value: £662.9m. Overall percentage change: -2.8%. Most valuable player: Bruno Fernandes (estimated market value = £81m)
Start of season overall squad market value: £953.2m. End of season overall squad market value: £924.8m. Overall percentage change: -3%. Most valuable player: Ederson (estimated market value = £45m)
Start of season overall squad market value: £124.2m. End of season overall squad market value: £119.7m. Overall percentage change: -3.6%. Most valuable player: Sander Berge (estimated market value = £16.2m)
Start of season overall squad market value: £169.7m. End of season overall squad market value: £162.9m. Overall percentage change: -4%. Most valuable player: Wilfried Zaha (estimated market value = £40.5m)
Start of season overall squad market value: £649.4m. End of season overall squad market value: £601.2m. Overall percentage change: -7.4%. Most valuable player: Harry Kane (estimated market value = £108m)
Start of season overall squad market value: £539.4m. End of season overall squad market value: £486.7m. Overall percentage change: -9.8%. Most valuable player: Bukayo Saka (estimated market value = £58.5m)
Start of season overall squad market value: £265.6m. End of season overall squad market value: £237.3m. Overall percentage change: -10.6%. Most valuable player: Declan Rice (estimated market value = £58.5m)
Start of season overall squad market value: £922.6m. End of season overall squad market value: £821.3m. Overall percentage change: -11%. Most valuable player: Mohamed Salah (estimated market value = £90m)
Start of season overall squad market value: £139.3m. End of season overall squad market value: £117.9m. Overall percentage change: -15%. Most valuable player: James Tarkowski (estimated market value = £22.5m)