Barnsley latest £26m market value compared to Derby County & more

Barnsley's latest £26m market value compared to Derby County & more

The 2021/22 Championship season is just around the corner, and it's set to be a hectic few weeks as second-tier sides conclude their preparations in time for the new campaign.

Friday, 30th July 2021, 12:12 pm

Ahead of the new season, we're having at gander at player and club market values: what are they good for? Absolutely nothing, some would argue, and they may well have a fair point.

That as it may be, the controversial footballer valuations do offer a fair indication of the divide in wealth within any given league, and also open up a debate over whether the wildly inflated transfer market provides an accurate representation of footballers' true worth.

Transfermarkt have recently updated their player market values ahead of the 2021/22 Championship campaign, and we've taken a look at where Barnsley's overall squad value ranks alongside the 23 other second-tier sides.

As well as that, we've identified every club's most valuable player, as well as the average squad age, as anticipation continues to heighten ahead of the new season:

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