The 25 Highest Paid Footballers
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Highest-Paid Soccer Players in the world . These days if you are a soccer player , chances are high that you can become popular and rich at the sometime just in less than a year . It is because a lot of people love soccer so the demand is high and we have less good soccer players . Some soccer players earn salaries which is not even earned by the politicians from big nations like the United States , England and France .

These are the top-five highest-paid soccer players .

1. Lionel Messi

Lionel Andrés Messi Cuccittini is an Argentine professional footballer who plays as a forward and captains both Spanish club Barcelona and the Argentina national team. The FC Barcelona forward is the highest-paid soccer player, earning $111 million and taking home $84 million in salary and winnings, and another $27 million in endorsements. He is the second-highest paid athlete in the world.

2. Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro GOIH ComM is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays as a forward for Serie A club Juventus and captains the Portugal national team. Forbes ranked Cristiano Ronaldo as the second-highest-paid soccer player and the third-highest paid athlete overall in 2018. Ronaldo took home $61 million in salary and winnings from Real Madrid and $47 million in endorsements, for a whopping total of $108 million.

3. Neymar

Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior, commonly known as Neymar Jr. or simply Neymar, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain and the Brazil national team. He is widely considered as one of the best players in the world, Is the third-highest-paid soccer player, making $90 million. Of that, he makes $73 million in salary and winnings and $17 million from endorsements. In August 2017, Neymar signed a five-year contract with Paris Saint-Germain.

4. Gareth Bale

Gareth Frank Bale is a Welsh professional footballer who plays as a winger for Spanish club Real Madrid and the Wales national team. Making $34.6 million, Gareth Bale clocks in as the fourth-highest-paid soccer player. He earns $28.6 million through salary and winnings, along with $6 million from endorsements.

5. Paul Pogba

Paul Labile Pogba is a French professional footballer who plays for Premier League club Manchester United and the French national team. He operates primarily as a central midfielder, but can also be deployed as an attacking midfielder, defensive midfielder, and deep-lying playmaker. Pogba is ranked Number 5 making $29.5 million, which consists of the $25 million he makes through salary and winnings and the $4.5 million he earns from endorsements.

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