Last update March 24,2017 Hello and welcome guys today we talk on Richest Soccer Player in the World.The world most popular sports game. About more then 4 billion football fans in all over the world. For many football is not just a game its a religion. There are many top and professional football player and today we talk on 11 Richest Soccer Player in the World. These soccer player earn money more then other athletes or other sports player. So lets start the topic.
Richest Soccer Player in the World
1 Cristiano Ronaldo
Net worth $230 million
Cristiano Ronaldo is Richest Soccer Player in the World. He is one the best and great legand player. The Portuguese player play for his national team Portugal and Spanish club Real Madrid. He won five Fifa/Ballons d’Or and many more awards.
Cristiano Ronaldo contract with Real Madrid of $50 million for next four years. He also deal with Nike brand at $1billion for lifetime.
Ronaldo has his own brand product name Cr7 where you get shoes,jeans,perfumes and chain of hotel’s and many more. Ronaldo has almost 275 million fallowers on various social sites. He charges almost $360,000 for each sponsored post on instagram.
2. Lionel Messi
Net worth $218 million
Lionel Messi is the greatest legand of all time.He is Richest Soccer Player in the World after Ronaldo. His game was really interested. Everyone was fan of his dribbling,skills and many more. This Argentina football player play for Argentina national team and Spanish club FC Barcelona.
Messi is the first player in history to win four FIFA/Ballons d’Or at the age of 22. According to forbe’s 2016 list Messi earned total salary of $48 Million and almost $28 million form brand across the world.
Messi make almost $645,000 /week from his contract up until 2021.
3. Neymar Jr
Net Worth $148 million
Neymar Jr is the captian of brazil national team. He plays for Spanish club Fc Barcelona but then moved Paris Saint German on a world record transfer.After the transfer many expert say after some time neymar become the Richest Soccer Player in the World.As per Espn he was fourth most famous athlete in 2016. He has almost 92 million fallowers on instagram which is only behind of Ronaldo.
Neymar recenty confirmed a 5 year contract with PSG over $350 million which should net him $74 million in salary each year.
4. Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Net Worth $114 Million
This swedish professional football player is internet sensation. He is the captian of his national team.
He plays for franch club PSG. In 2006 he moved to internazionable by signing four year deals. He also played for Spanish club FC Barcelona. Then he move to ManchesterUnited. Now a days he also signed a new deal for playing new club galaxy FC.
5. Wayne Rooney Net Worth $112 Million
Wayne Rooney is one of the talented and most famous player in English professional player. He is the caption of English national team and his former club Manchester United. He is the record goal scorer of this team.
He played two year for Merseyside club and then moved to ManchesterUnited for £25.6 million in 2004. He also sign with big brands like Chevrolet. He almost earn $20 million each year until 2019 and almost earn $2 Million from brands such as coca cola and Adidas.
Net Worth $108 million
Kaka is Brazilian professional football player. He is an attacking midfielder of his team. Kaka is currently playing for American major League Soccer club. Kaka almost earn money when he played for Spanish biggest club Real Madrid.
He is the highest paid soccer olayer in United States with a salary of $7.2 million per year.
7. Samuel Eto’o Net Worth $98 million
Samuel is one the best cameroonian player. He play for his national team Cameron and club Antalyaspor as a striker.
He is the most successful and decorated African footballer of all time. He retired from international football in year 2014 and was awarded the golden foot award in 2015.
8. Raul Net Worth $95 Million
Raul Gonzalez Blanco is a Spanish professional player who play as a striker for new york cosmos. He was with Real Madrid for 16 years. He is the alk time goal scorer with 323 goals.
He is one of the best spanish player. He won five Don Balon Awards and the Ballon d’or 2001.
9. Ronaldinho Net Worth $93 million
Brazilian legand Ronaldinho plays for Mexican club Queretaro. He win FIFA World player of year in 2005 and 2005. He also wo n the Ballon d’Or in 2005.
He played for Spanish club Fc Barcelona and win many tittles with him. He almost makes $10 million plus from various brands.
10. Frank Lampard Net Worth $90 million
English professional football player Frank plays for Manchester city. He played for Chelsea for 13 years. He is the club all time lead goal scorer and he is one of the best midfielder of his time.
Lampard was FWA Footballer of the year and he was runner up in both the Fifa world player of the year and the Ballon d’or in the year 2005.
He retired from football in February 2017. He make $12 million to salary and bonuses and $4 million from brands.
11. Bastian Schweinsteiger
Net Worth $82 million
He is the former German national team player and the captian of his team as a mid fielder . He played for Bayern Munich . He has earned more then 100 caps for germany.
He played his last game on 31st August 2016 and then retired from international football. He currently makes $13 million from salary and bonuses along with another $3 million from Brands.