Last Friday (30), Cristiano Ronaldo was officially announced as a reinforcement for Al Nassr, from Saudi Arabia. The salary that the athlete will receive at the club caused some changes in the list of highest paid players in the world. Previously occupying the 3rd position, below Mbappé and Messi, CR7 rose to the first place in the ranking.
The striker and number 10 of PSG and the Brazilian national team, Neymar, also appears on the list of the best paid in the world worldwide, in 4th position, with a salary that reaches 37 million dollars a year. Spaniard Andrés Iniesta occupies 5th place, with a salary of 31 million dollars a year.
Check below the list with the salaries that each player receives and the clubs in which they work:
- Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal) – $214 million/year – Al Nassr (Saudi Arabia)
- Kylian Mbappé (France) – $63 million/year – Paris Saint-Germain (France)
- Lionel Messi (Argentina) – $41 million/year – Paris Saint-Germain (France)
- Neymar Jr (Brazil) – $37 million/year – Paris Saint-Germain (France)
- Andrés Iniesta (Spain) – $31 million/year – Vissel Kobe (Japan)