Football is the most played, most watched game in the world with highest earning and gambling ratio. It has round about 3.5 Billion fans and there are at-least one football club in every city worldwide! 2014 was a Football year as it was the Brazil Cup year. This year’s football earning are said to be highest, lets take a look at Top 10 Richest Football Players in 2014.
This year’s tenth richest football player in 2014 is Thiery Henry who’s Striker from France. His salary was dropped to £2.2m but with help of bonuses, he managed to gain £2.6m. Thiery is in contract with PUMA and also with Red bull, also he has his own sports footwear known as evoPOWER. His wealth is estimated upto 57 million Euros.
Italian Caption, Gianluigi Buffon is also called as world’s best goal stopper! He is positioned as a skipper in Club known as Turin and earns £3.7m and he is in contract with PUMA. His wealth is estimated to be round about £52m.
Swedish Caption, Zlatan Ibrahimovic is ranked as third-best player in the world by the Guardian! He is said to be best player in his Generation and one of best finishers ever. Total worth is said to be £57m! His properties are in Malmo, Paris, New York, Stockholm and Swedish Ski Resorts.
Brazilian footballer Ronaldo de Assis Moreira is enlisted in FIFA 100 list. Described as skillful by nature, Ronaldinho is signed by Clube Atlético Mineiro. Ronaldinho is endorsed by Nike and his contract with Club Atetico earns him £2.2m per year. His total earnings are said to be 78 Million Euros with properties in Florida, Greece, Barcelona, Lake Como and Brazil.Which helped him to get the 7th position in Top 10 Richest Football Players in 2014 list.
Sponsership holder of Panasonic, Volkswagen, Nike, Unilever, Lupo, Ambev, Claro, and Santander, Neymar is one of the finest player in the World. In 2013, he was rated as most remarkable athlete in the world by SportsPro magazine. He plays at Forward for Barcelona and on national level with Brazil. His wealth is said to be 80 million Euros.
Attacking midfielder, Ricardo Kaká is a Brazilian professional Footballer and plays for Sao Paulo. By Times Magazine, he was listed as top 100 influential people in the world. He owns properties in Manhattan, New York and additional properties in Madrid, Natal and Milan. His total earnings are said to be round about eighty two million Euros.
One of the richest person in Football, Wayne Rooney signed the biggest deal in history of British football at £300,000 per week! Endorsed with Harper Collins, Samsung and Nike Wayne Rooney’s total wealth exceeds 84 Million Euros making him world’s fourth richest Football player of 2014.
Highest salary earner in 2011 i.e. £16.5m, Samuel Etoo is third richest Football player in the country. Cameroon Striker, Samuel is all time high scorer and third most capped player for Cameron. Samuel holds 5Million a year sponsorship from PUMA and has investments in car collection of two Aston Martins, Bugatti Veyron, and a Maybach Xenatec. His total wealth is said to be around 85Million Euros!
Professional footballer from Argentina, top scorer in four Consecutive Championship League campaign, Lionel Messi is one of the finest player in history of the world. 2005 was the year when he helped Argentina won the world cup by scoring and was youngest player from Argentina to Play and Score in FIFA World Cup. He was rated as second most remarkable athlete in the world by SportsPRO 2013. He also runs Lionel Messi Charity Foundation. His deal with Barcelona will keep him till 2018 and make him highest on field earner in football with 21.2$ millions. In 2011, Messi was rated as richest Football players in the word by France Football. His total earnings are beyond 146 Million Euros.
Caption of Portugal Nation team, endorsement holder of Herbalife, Armani, Jacob & Co, Banco Espirito Santo, KFC, and Castrol Edge; Cristiano Ronaldo is at the top in Top 10 Richest Football player in 2014 list! Cristiano Ronaldo signed contract with real Madrid which will earn him 86.5m, making him world richest player and boosting his Wealth to 148 Million Euros. Ronaldo owns properties in Lisbon, Madeira and Madrid.