5 Lionel Messi is the second Highest Paid Soccer Player

Another Footballer on the list, Lionel Messi, managed to engrave his name in the history books. Furthermore, he is recognized in any part of the world. As such, he managed to gain a massive spotlight. Similarly, Messi also managed to gain a vast fortune.

The second highest paid footballer Lionel Messi practicing in the field
The second-highest-paid footballer is Lionel Messi.
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Messi currently holds a net worth of $400 million. Moreover, the legendary footballer earns an annual income of 71 million Euros. Or approximately 84 million US Dollars. However, according to multiple sources, Lionel makes around $41 million from Paris Saint-Germain F.C.

4. Cristiano Ronaldo remains the Highest Paid Footballer

Cristiano Ronaldo is the third and final football player on the list and undoubtedly one of the highest-paid athletes in the world. What’s more, the Portuguese footballer recently signed a contract with the Italian Football Club Juventus. And Ronaldo earned around $64 million annually. Additionally, the soccer player owns a net worth of $500 million as of 2021.

Worlds highest paid footballer Cristiano Ronaldo practicing in the football field
The world’s highest-paid footballer Cristiano Ronaldo is practicing on the football field.
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Cristiano also draws his income from various endorsements. Moreover, Ronaldo signed deals with many multi-national brands. Some of which are Tag Heuer, Clear Haircare, and Nike. And reported by CBS Sports, the footballer signed an agreement for a lifetime with Nike. And, the said brand pays Cristiano $20 million annually.