For employment standards & Co.

    The global players’ union FIFpro and the World Leagues Forum have reached an agreement that aims to involve football professionals and the major national leagues more closely in decisions about world football. Both associations signed “the first global agreement on working conditions and rights of professional football players” at the United Nations International Labor Organization (ILO) in Geneva on Monday, the ILO said.

    Recently there have been several controversial competition reforms and ideas in international professional football, such as the introduction of the Nations League and reform of the Champions League, but also the failed introduction of a European Super League or world championships that take place every two years.

    Five Bundesliga talents in the top 10: most valuable professionals up to the age of 21

    Jude Bellingham and Alphonso Davies…

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    … are just two of five Bundesliga professionals who are among the most valuable talents under the age of 21 worldwide.

    As of September 25, 2022

    19 Ryan Gravenberch | Bayern Munich | Market value: €35 million

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    19 Karim Adeyemi | BVB | Market value: €35 million

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    19 Giovanni Reyna | BVB | Market value: €35 million

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    19 Harvey Elliot | Liverpool FC | Market value: €35 million

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    15 William Saliba | Arsenal | Market value: €40 million

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    15 Anthony Gordon | Everton | Market value: €40 million

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    15 Yéremy Pino | Villarreal | Market value: €40 million

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    15 Gabriel Martinelli | Arsenal | Market value: €40 million

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    14 Jurrien Timber | Ajax Amsterdam | Market value: €45 million

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    13 Nuno Mendes | PSG | Market value: €50 million

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    12 Eduardo Camavinga | Madrid | Market value: €55 million

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    10 Ansu Fati | FC Barcelona | Market value: €60 million

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    10 Josko Gvardiol | RB Leipzig | Market value: €60 million

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    9 Wesley Fofana | Chelsea FC | Market value: €65 million

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    4 Rodrygo | Madrid | Market value: €70 million

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    4 Alphonso Davies | Bayern Munich | Market value: €70 million

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    4 Bukayo Saka | Arsenal | Market value: €70 million

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    4 Florian Wirtz | Bayer Leverkusen | Market value: €70 million

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    4 Gavi | FC Barcelona | Market value: €70 million

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    3 Yamal Musiala | Bayern Munich | Market value: €80 million

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    1 Jew Bellingham | BVB | Market value: €90 million

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    1 Peter | FC Barcelona | Market value: €90 million

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    In addition to the appointment and game calendar, the new working body in men’s and women’s football should also deal with employment standards, dealing with concussions and head injuries or combating discrimination, racism and abuse on and off the field.

    The players’ union FIFpro represents more than 60,000 professionals, the World Leagues Forum 44 national leagues with around 1,100 clubs.

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