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The 10 Highest Paid Football Players In The World In 2020

Christiano Ronaldo became the first billionaire footballer in 2020. This doesn't mean he is the best paid football player in the world. Which Player earns the highest amount in a year?

With $33.3 million income, Mbappe is the 10th best paid player in the world. This includes his salary ($24 million), bonuses and advertising revenue. But Paris saint-Germain will have to give him more to keep him there.

Lewandowski comes in 9th with $33M earned in one year. He is by far the highest paid player at Bayern Munich. Nike also made him one of the poster boys.

With $38.4 million, Rahim Sterling finishes 8th in the ranking. No Manchester City player is as highly paid.

Just in front, the surprise entry Andres Iniesta scrapes ahead with $40 million per year. At 36 years old, he is well paid by Vessel Kobe and still does commercials.

In 6th place, we find Eden Hazard and his $41 million per year. Real Madrid gives him $24 million a year, Nike does the rest.

Antone Greizmann gets $43.7 million, thanks to FC Barcelona and the sponsors. His current salary is less than what he earned at Atletico Madrid. But Barça Promised him an evolving salary over 5 years. On average, he will be paid $24 million a year by the club.

In the 4th position is, Gareth Bale with $44 million in earnings. Bale even has the same salary as Hazard but better advertisement deals.

Neymar Jr unsurprisingly takes the third place on the podium. The Brazilian earns $108 million a year, including $41.8 million from Paris saint-Germain FC. Nike and Redbull also pays him generously.

Christiano Ronaldo is the second highest paid player in the world. The Portuguese earns $134 million from his Juventus FC contract. His numerous other sponsors allow him to get even richer.

But not as much as Lionel Messi! with $149 million collected a year, the Argentine is untouchable. He should soon become the 2nd footballer to hit a billion earnings. The details of Messi's 2020 earnings are very hazy.

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