Top 3 Highest Football Players In The World
Football is one of the most watched sports around the globe. The beautiful game boasts a gigantic number in terms of viewership which results in a mammoth influx of money in the sport. The giant sums are responsible for making the clubs richer who, in turn, are able to afford the jaw-dropping wages they pay their players.
1.Lionel Andres Messi
Lionel Messi is one of the world’s best soccer players. The name of a diminutive Argentine that enchanted the world with his fleet-footedness and his – never seen before like – close control of the ball.
Lionel Messi has become the best-paid player in La Liga once again by agreeing a new deal to extend his stay at Barcelona until 2021. Argentine merits an annual sum of £40.5 million.
2. Neymar Junior
Neymar might not have even touched the halfway point in his footballing career but is already among the best-paid and most marketable athletes on the planet.
Neymar earns an astonishing €36.8 million a year at Parc des Princes, which works out at over €700,000 a week.
3. Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo is undoubtedly one of the best player on the planet which is next to Messi. Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the most polarizing athletes on and off the pitch, and it also makes him one of the highest paid. Ronaldo signed a new contract with Madrid in November of 2016 and is reported to earn around £365,000 a week. The new deal runs until 2021.
Cristiano Ronaldo earns an astonishing €32 million a year at one of the best club in Spain.