The highest-paid players in 2020, based on their annual salaries, have emerged.
According to a study by France Football magazine, Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi is the highest earner with €131million, and Juventus superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo, follows him.
Paris Saint-Germain forward, Neymar comes third on the list of highest-earning players after he moved to the French Ligue 1 champions from Barcelona in 2017.
Below is the list of top ten highest-earning in football:
- Lionel Messi – €131million
- Cristiano Ronaldo – €118million
- Neymar – €95million
- Gareth Bale – €38million
- Antoine Griezmann – €38million
- Eden Hazard – €38million
- Andres Iniesta – €34million
- Raheem Sterling – €33million
- Robert Lewandowski – €29million
- Kylian Mbappe – €27million