Midfielder of the Bahrain club Al-Muharraq SC Ruslan Mingazov topped the rating of the most expensive football players in Turkmenistan. This is reported on the portal Transfermarkt.
The transfer cost of the 29-year-old Turkmen midfielder is estimated at 500 thousand euros.
The portal also compiled a list of the most expensive football players in Central Asia by country.
The most expensive footballer of the national team of Uzbekistan, according to Transfermarkt, was the striker of the Italian Genoa CFC Eldor Shomurodov — 6.5 million euros. At 3.5 million euros, German experts estimated the Kazakh midfielder Baktiyar Zaynutdinov, who plays for the Russian PFC CSKA. The Germans estimated the defender of the Krasnoyarsk FC Yenisei and the national team of Kyrgyzstan Valeriy Kichin at 800 thousand euros. The player of the PFC Lokomotiv Plovdiv and the national team of Tajikistan Parvizdzhon Umarbayev was estimated at 600 thousand euros. The transfer cost of the winger of the Polish club Lechia and the national team of Afghanistan Omran Haydary was estimated at 500 thousand euros.