Since football involves more money these days, fans want the knowledge of players salary.
Football is the most popular sport in world football. The money involved in this sport has dramatically increased over the last few years and players have also started to earn unparalleled sum.
Forbes have made a study and revealed that twelve of 100 highest-paid athletes are footballers in the top three. La Liga has the highest representative, followed by Premier League, Serie A, Ligue 1, Chinese Super League and Japanese League. Surprisingly, there are no players from the Bundesliga, who possess some of the world’s best players currently.
We take a look at the top ten richest football players in the world currently.
#10 Antoine Griezmann
Endorsements: Rs. 32,24,04,750.00
Salary & Bonus: Rs. 1,66,21,75,600.00
Total: Rs. 1,98,45,80,350.00
Largest Sponsors/Partners: Puma, Huawei
Antoine Griezmann joined Barcelona in the summer of 2019. The French International decided against a move to Camp Nou a year before, but he changed his heart to seal a move to the Blaugrana.
The 28-year-old earns more than Luis Suarez and will be hoping to perform on the pitch as well. The French International has scored two goals against Real Betis, but has produced inconsistent displays in the opening stage of his Barcelona career.
Endorsements: Rs. 14,32,91,000.00
Salary & Bonus: Rs. 1,93,44,28,500.00
Total: Rs. 2,07,77,19,500.00
Largest Sponsor/Partner: Adidas
Oscar is one of the gifted Brazilian players, but he chose to sign for Shanghai Shenhua after losing his spot under Jose Mourinho. He had several offers from other European clubs, but a hefty salary from China was too hard to resist for the attacking midfielder.
It’s not fair to iterate that he’s tarnished his career, but he has struggled to nail down a spot in his national team after leaving Europe. Oscar still has the potential and could return to Europe.