Lionel Messi Tops Cristiano Ronaldo In List Of 10 Highest-paid Players In World Football


Barcelona superstar, Lionel Messi is currently the richest player in world football ahead of his arch-rival, Cristiano Ronaldo, France Football reported.

In the list compiled by France Football for the top 10 best-paid players in 2019, Messi who earns £500k per week made a staggering £120million last year, £11m more than the Portuguese and Juventus forward. 


Ronaldo who is on £688k per week salary at Juventus, made £109million last year. 


The duo is the only player to surpass the £100m mark on the list which was made up from their wages, bonuses, endorsements, commercial revenue, and other streams.


PSG forward, Neymar pocketed £87m last year while Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale received £35.45m. 


See the list below: 

Lionel Messi tops Cristiano Ronaldo in list of 10 best-paid players in world football?

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