Top 10 Richest Footballers in the World

Top 10 Richest Footballers in the World

Written by Nikhil, In General, sports, Published On
July 11, 2021
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Last modified on July 21st, 2021

Are you searching for the richest footballers in the world? If yes, then you are at the right place. Today, We have compiled a list of the 10 richest footballers in the world with their net worth. We have not given any position to any footballer, we have placed them on our understanding. So now let’s move towards our list.

Footballer Net Worth
Sunil Chhetri $2 Million (10th Richest Footballer In World)
Pele   $100 Million(9th Richest Footballer In The World)
Francesco Totti $101 Million(8th Richest Footballer In The World)
Gareth Bale  3.12 Crore Salary (7th Richest Footballer In The World)
Wayne Rooney  $170 Million(6th Richest Footballer In The World)
Alexandre Pato  $145 Million(5th Richest Footballer In The World)
Dave Whelan  $210 Million(4th Richest Footballer In The World)
Lionel Messi  7.1 Crore EUR Salary(3rd Richest Footballer In The World)
David Beckham  $450 Million(2nd Richest Footballer In The World)
Cristiano Ronaldo  $466 Million(1st Richest Footballer In The World)

Top 10 Richest Footballers in the World

  • Sunil Chhetri – 10th Richest Footballer In The World

- 10th Richest Footballer In The World

Sunil Chhetri is an Indian football player. He is one of the best football players in India. Sunil has a net worth of more than $2 million which makes him one of the richest footballers in the world. He started playing at a very small age. His main income sources are match prizes and endorsement fees. He has dozens of luxury cars in his garage and has a beautiful house in Bangalore.

  • Pele – 9th Richest Footballer In The World

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Pele is an 80-year-old retired footballer. He has a net worth of $100 million with a badge of “The Greatest”. People call him the greatest footballer of all time and that’s why his popularity rises as well as his net worth.

  • Francesco Totti – 8th Richest Footballer In The World

Francesco Totti

Francesco Totti has a net worth of $101 million which makes him one of the richest footballers in the world. He had solely played from Roma and Italy teams. He had taken retirement on 17th July 2017. After his retirement, his primary income sources are his business and brand deals.

  • Gareth Bale – 7th Richest Footballer In The World

Gareth Bale

Gareth Bale is a young name among the richest footballers in the world. He is a 31-year-old active footballer who plays in Welsh national football team.

Gareth Bale has a salary of 3.12 crores GBP. As I said he is an active footballer so his majority earning sources depend upon his match prizes. Gareth is a popular player in the world so he also got dozens of brand deals. His fans and media call him Free Kick Specialist.

  • Wayne Rooney – 6th Richest Footballer In The World

Wayne Rooney

Wayne Rooney is a 35-year-old professional footballer who is also one of the richest footballers in the world. He has a net worth of $170 million which almost equal to the earning of any Hollywood star. His career is ending soon in 2021 so now his majority earning will depend upon his private businesses.

  • Alexandre Pato – 5th Richest Footballer In The World

Alexandre Pato

Alexandre Pato is a 31-year-old active professional footballer. He currently plays for  Orlando City SC and Stanford Cardinal football. Alexandre Pato has a net worth of $145 million which makes him one of the richest footballers in the world.

  • Dave Whelan – 4th Richest Footballer In The World

Dave Whelan

Dave Whelan is an 84 years old former English footballer. This old footballer has a net worth of $210 million. His earning comes from brand endorsement and his business. With a great footballer, he is also a top business person. His great financial knowledge had taken him among the richest footballers in the world.

  • Lionel Messi – 3rd Richest Footballer In The World

Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi does not need any introduction. He is an Argentine star footballer with a salary of 7.1 crores EUR. People call him the gift of god because of his miracles with football.

He is a short player but his achievements are tall enough. Messi is believed to be the greatest athlete in the world. Due to his high popularity, he became of the richest footballers in the world.

  • David Beckham – 2nd Richest Footballer In The World

David Beckham

David Beckham has a net worth of $450 million which makes him one of the richest footballers in the world. David Beckham is also a businessperson who is the current co-owner of co-owner of Salford City. He has numerous earning sources. A very small amount of his earning came from his brand otherwise his all luxury is due to his businesses.

  • Cristiano Ronaldo – 1st Richest Footballer In The World

Cristiano Ronaldo

When you think of football, what comes to your mind, Messi or Ronaldo? I think both. We have discussed Messi above now it’s time to move towards Ronaldo.

Ronaldo is a top player and also the richest footballer in the world. He has a net worth of $466 million, including his all assets. In the past year, Ronaldo had earned a total of $120 million which had given him the thirds spot on the Forbes list.

Cristiano Ronaldo has the highest fan following on various social media networks and he charges $1.6 million per Instagram post. His miraculous football skills won the heart of the world and due to that, he became the richest footballer in the world.

Conclusion

So here we end with our list of some richest footballers in the world. We have taken these footballers based on our understanding and research. We have not given any rank to any of these footballers, they are not listed in any order. You can also look for some best footballers here.

Hope our article helped you in your search for the richest footballers in the world. If you liked our article, then please share it with other football fans.

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