Athletic de Bilbao: Unai Simón is the most valued goalkeeper in the League

Unai Simon has penetrated in its first season settled in the elite. The recognitions do not stop coming. If a few weeks ago he was selected in the ideal eleven of the revelations of the League produced by UEFA, now sneaks into the team of the players who have appreciated the most during the last campaign. According to the estimate of Transfermarkt, the goal of Athletic has increased its price by 14 million euros.

No championship goalkeeper surpasses him, so Simon enters with honor the eleven footballers who have increased their cost the most. The defense is formed by Semedo (Barça), Diego Carlos (Seville), Pau Torres (Villarreal) and Lodi (Atlético). At the double pivot appear Mikel Merino (Real Sociedad) and Riqui Puig (Barça). The line of three half points conforms it Ocampos (Seville), Marcos Llorente (Atlético) and Ansu Fati (Barça); being Gerard Moreno (Villarreal) the only offensive reference.

The total assessment of Simon performing Transfermarkt is 30 million euros. The rojiblanco has amazed under sticks, saving on several occasions the Athletic. Although the epilogue of the course was bitter after the direct red that he saw on the penultimate day against the Leganes in the appointment that curtailed the continental options of the troop of Gaizka Garitano.

Beyond the estimate made by the web portal, reality says that the termination clause of the Murgia it rises to 50 ‘kilos’. You have a contract in Bilbao until 2023, although the Athletic works on increasing their armor. “He has become a top goalkeeper at the European level. We hope that he will continue with us for many years, we are delighted with him, it will be good news for everyone that he will continue for many years ”, he pointed out Rafa Alkorta, zurigorri sports director, during his appearance before the media this week.

Even though the appraisal that Transfermarkt performs from Simon It is powerful, it is not the maxim of a player of the Athletic. This list is headed Iñaki Williams, with a value of 40 million euros. The goalkeeper occupies the second place in the red and white house. Serve as a reference that the leader of this ranking in the League it is Leo Messi. It is valued at 112 million.

Williams it is ranked 29th overall while Simon it is the 57th. And behind both, as far as Athletic This refers to the plants that have performed so well in the recent campaign. Iñigo Martínez It has an estimated price of 25.5 million euros and Yeray stays close, at 24 kilos.