Highest Paid Footballer In The World (2019)

          Highest Paid Footballers In The World

Football has been a great sport since 1863, connecting different Countries Races and more.

Having different teams and players, most football fans of each respective teams always search for who is the highest paid footballer in the world.

Many queries have been run on Google search console ranging from, the richest footballer in the world to the highest paid footballers in the world, the top 10 highest paid players in the world 2019, and also the Highest Paid Footballers In The World.

Some say its C Ronaldo some say its Lionel Messi, but in this article, we will discuss who is the current highest paid footballer in the world.

According to Goal.com though some are the richest footballer in the world while most are not.

1) Lionel Messi 

  • Club: Barcelona
  • Total income:€40 million (£36m/$44.6m).

The Spanish star tops the list of the current highest paid footballer in the world, and he is also amongst the richest footballer in the world and no doubt one of the best footballer in the history of football having a five times Ballon D’or awards and a rival which is the second on the list

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2) Neymar

  • Club: Paris Saint-Germain
  • Total income:€36.8 million (£33.2m/$41m).

Neymar who left Barcelona for PSG for a whopping sum of $263 million (€222 million) making him the highest signed player of all time.

This also boosted his earning, making him the 2nd on the highest paid footballer in the world list.

3) Cristiano Ronaldo

  • Club: Juventus
  • Total income:€31 million (£27.9m/$34.5m).

Having left Spain to play for the Italian side with a pay cut, but trust me, it didn’t affect his pocket as he is still the richest footballer in the world.

C. Ronaldo has proven his worth to be one of the best players of all time in competition with Lionel Messi he also a five-time Ballon D’or winner.

4. Alexis Sanchez 

  • Club: Manchester United.
  • Total income: €28.8 million (£26m/$32.1m).

After dumping Manchester City for Manchester United around January transfer, Alexis Sanchez was made England highest paid footballer and also the 4th highest paid footballer in the world.

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I won’t say much, but I guess he is not worth the earning but hey hs is a great player though.

5) Andres Iniesta 

  • Club: Vissel Kobe.
  • Total income: €27 million (£24.3m/$30.1m)

Andres Iniesta became Japan‘s best-paid player when he joined Vissel Kobe in the previous summer.

6) Ezequiel Lavezzi

  • Club: Hebei China Fortune F.C.
  • Total income: €23.1 million (£20.8m/$25.7m)

The former Napoli and PSG winger Ezequiel Lavezzi first became the highest paid Footballer in the world when he first moved to Hebei China Fortune F.C back then in 2016.

7) Kylian Mbappe

  • Club: Paris Saint-Germain
  • Total income: €23.1 million (£20.8m/$25.7m)

The young star who is playing alongside Neymar is number 7 on the highest paid footballer in the world.

Kylian Mbappe left Monaco back then in 2017 for a loan which he ended up signing for PSG for €180 million he is also  amongst the youngest world cup winner

8) Antoine Griezmann

  • Club:Barcelona.
  • Total income:€17 million (£15.3m/$18.9m).

Antoine Griezmann signs for Barcelona in $135 million deal, which also pushed him up to the 8th highest paid footballer in the world.

He is also a world cup winner and a great player

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9) Luis Suarez

  • Club:Barcelona.
  • Total income:€16.7 million (£15m/$18.6m).
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Luis Suarez made a great choice of leaving Liverpool for Barcelona in 2014 which saw him lifting the Champions League trophy in 2015 defeating Juventus in the final.

Though he is aging as he turns 33 this year, but he still has money in his pocket.

10) Matthijs de Ligt -And- Frenkie de Jong

  • Club:(De Jong) Barcelona,(Matthijs de Ligt) Juventus.
  • Total income:€16 million (£14.4m/$17.8m).

Following their high-profile exits from Ajax this summer, the Netherlands international Matthijs de Ligt and Frenkie de Jong are reported to be earning the basic wages at Juventus(Matthijs de ligt) and Barcelona(De Jong) respectively.

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They were both great players taking out Juventus last season in the Champions League quarter-final. I think they deserve the earning you don’t think so?

Comment on the reason why you don’t think so

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