Who are the highest paid Brazilians in Europe’s top leagues?

Some Brazilian stars are at the top of the salary lists of Europe's top leagues
Josué Seixas
2023-11-28 16:01:05

In today’s football, money rules. This, much to the regret of the romantics who still see football as a beautiful and incorruptible sport in which values ​​and the love of the shirt weigh more than a heavy check at the end of the month. However, this is not the case and many footballers make career decisions based on who pays the most.

For this reason, it is always interesting to know which footballers earn the most in some of the major European leagues and here you can find the Brazilians who appear among those millionaire lists of the elite of the old continent, this according to figures from the specialized media Capology.

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RANKING: Who are the Brazilians who earn the most in the five major European leagues?

When talking about the five major European leagues, we refer to La Liga in Spain, the Premier League in England, Ligue 1 in France, Serie A in Italy and the Bundesliga in Germany.

Although there are more Brazilians in other leagues on the old continent, we will focus our focus on the most powerful leagues at a football and financial level. The figures shown refer to your net annual salary:

La Liga

  • Vinicius Jr. (Real Madrid) – 10.000.000€
  • Rodrygo Goes (Real Madrid) – 6.000.000€
  • Raphinha (FC Barcelona) – 6.000.000€
  • Éder Militão (Real Madrid) – 3.500.000€
  • Gabriel Paulista (Valencia) – 2.560.000€

Premier League

  • Casemiro (Manchester United) – 10.010.000£
  • Gabriel Jesus (Arsenal) – 7.580.000£
  • Antony (Manchester United) – 5.720.000£
  • Gabriel Martinelli (Arsenal) – 5.150.000£
  • Bruno Guimarães (Newcastle United) – 4.580.000£

Ligue 1

  • Marquinhos (PSG) – 9.240.000€
  • Renan Lodi (Olympique Marsella) – 1.980.000€
  • Vanderson (AS Monaco) – 2.610.000€
  • Caio Henrique (AS Monaco) – 2.350.000€
  • Marcos “Marquinhos” Oliveira (Nantes) – 1.000.000€

Serie A

  • Alex Sandro (Juventus) – 6.000.000€
  • Bremer (Juventus) – 5.000.000€
  • Danilo (Juventus) – 4.000.000€
  • Junior Messias (AC Milan/Genoa) – 2.000.000€
  • Arthur (Juventus/Fiorentina) – 2.500.000€


  • Rogério (Wolfsburg) – 900.000€
  • Tuta (Eintracht Frankfurt) – 800.000€
  • Bernardo (Bochum) – 640.000€
  • Iago (Augsburgo) – 530.000€
  • Arthur (Bayer 04) – 380.000€