Cristiano Ronaldo Overtakes Lionel Messi As Highest Earner In World Football [see Top 10 List]

September 22, 2021
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Manchester United forward, Cristiano Ronaldo has overtaken Lionel Messi to become the highest earner in world football.

Ronaldo’s transfer to Man United has made him the highest-paid footballer in the world, overtaking arch-rival Lionel Messi, according to Forbes.

The Portugal captain will earn almost €107 million gross, including a salary of close to €60 million and more than €40 million in earnings from sponsorships and partnerships with brands including Nike, Herbalife and his CR7 brand, which includes perfumes, clothing ranges, hotels and gyms this season.

Below is Forbes’ top ten list of the highest earners in world football in 2021-22:

1. Cristiano Ronaldo – £91.5m ($125m)

2. Lionel Messi – £80.5m ($110m)

3. Neymar – £69.5m ($95m)

4. Kylian Mbappe – £31.5m ($43m)

5. Mohamed Salah – £30m ($41m)

6. Robert Lewandowski – £26m ($35m)

7. Andres Iniesta – £26m ($35m)

8. Paul Pogba – £25m ($34m)

9. Gareth Bale – £23.5m ($32m)

10. Eden Hazard – £21m ($29m


Sep 24, 2021 at 12:36 AM
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Aug 12, 2022 at 12:58 AM
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