With the year soon to end, teams across Europe are drawing their transfer plans to boost their sides in the short January window.

With the likes of Eric Ouma and his Swedish counterparts having already wrapped their season, it’s that time again of the year when players who would like moves are in conversations with their agents to find new homes. But how much will Kenyan players command if they were to be sold in the next transfer?

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According to statistics from transfermarkt.com, Harambee Stars captain Michael Olunga is currently the most expensive player in the country. The Al Duhail striker is valued at €9m (Apprx. KES 1.1B). He is followed closely by Gent defender Joseph Okumu who is worth €6m (Appx. KES 756M). Closing the top three is former Stars captain Victor Wanyama who is worth €3.5m (Appx. KES 441M). AIK’s Eric Ouma is fourth with a market worth of €1.8m (Appx. KES 226M) to close the million Euro mark for Kenyan players.

Buriram’s Ayub Timbe, Sundowns Brian Mandela, and AIK’s Collins Shichenje are all worth €400k (Appx. KES 50M). Masud Juma €350k (KES.44M), Erik Johanna and Clarke Oduor, and Richard Odada are both at €300k (KES.37M), with the most expensive local based player being Tusker FC goalkeeper Patrick Matasi who is worth €150k (Appx KES. 18M).

Top 20 Most Expensive Kenyan Players

Michael Olunga (Al Duhail, Qatar)-€9m

Joseph Okumu (Gent, Belgium)-€6m

Victor Wanyama (Montreal Impact, Canada)-€3.5m

Erick Otieno (AIK, Sweden)-€1.8m

Ayub Masika (Buriram United, Thailand)-€400k

Brian Mandela(Mamelodi Sundowns, South Africa)-€400k

Collins Shichenje(AIK, Sweden)-€400k

Masud Juma (Difaa El Jadida, Morocco)-€350k

Eric Johanna(Muang Thong United, Thailand)-€300k

Clarke Oduor (Hartlepool United, England)-€300k

Richard Odada (Philadephia Union, USA)-€300k

Abud Omar(Unattached)-€250k

Jonah Ayunga (St. Mirren, Scotland)-€250k

Amos Nondi(Dila Gori, Georgia)-€250k

Teddy Akumu(Unattached)-€200k

Alwyn Tera (Ararat, Armenia)-€200k

Philip Mayaka(Colorado Rapids, USA)-€200k

Patrick Matasi(Tusker FC, Kenya)-€150k

Wilkims Ochieng (Unattached)-€150k

Henry Meja (AIK, Sweden)-€150k

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