Football is a famous game all over the world. It’s also known as high paid profession in the sports club. It’s not about just kicking a ball, it need capabilities and proficiency to become a best football player in this field. The Football League was founded in 1988 in England. There are many Association Football clubs all over the world those have remarkable and experienced players. Some top football clubs are Liverpool, Real Madrid, Chelsea, Barcelona, AC Milan, Porto, Bayern Munich, Manchester City and Manchester United. They all are professional clubs situated in different countries. If you love football and wants to improve your skills then try this out.
Now let’s talk about some of top Footballers those are energetic and professional in their field that’s why making good money. Here is the list of richest and best football players in the world.
#1 Lionel Messi
According to the current statistics Lionel Messi is one of the best football players in the world. His current club is in Barcelona club and also captain of the Argentina national team. He wins the Worlds Player award in 2009, 2010, 2011. When running at speed, his balance is incredible. His net worth for 2012 is $110 million. He gets position among the richest footballers in the world by doing sponsorship deals with top brands like Pepsi and Adidas. His earning in 2012 is £27.5 million.
#2 David Beckham
David has become an international celebrity. He plays for Los Ageless Galaxy. He is inspirational, hard worker and a real team player. He has a strong position in richest football players because he is doing ads for top fashion companies and they are paying him high salary. He recently deals with Samsung and Adidas. His net worth is $219 million and his earning in 2012 is €31.5 Million.
#3 Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo belongs to Real Madrid club. He is fast, tricky and has ability to beat a player. He is doing sponsorship with Nike, Armani, Coca-Cola, Castrol and using social media like Twitter, Facebook to expand its brands. He has 3 million followers on twitter and 26 million fans on Facebook. By doing such a brilliant work he is making good money. His net worth is $160 million and his earning in 2012 is €29.2 Million.
#4 Samuel Eto’o
Samuel is an African best football player and belongs to Anzhi Makhachkala club. He is playing for Cameroon national football team. He won the award for best African football player 4 times. Samuel is all time leading scorer of Cameroon, at international level. He is Africa’s most decorated and strong player and has a good crown of fans. Ford and Puma are his big sponsors. His net worth is $60 million and his income for the year 2012 is €23.3 Million.
#5 Wayne Rooney
Wayne Rooney is unselfish super star of England team. He is a striker for England National Team and belongs to Manchester United Club. He is very Passionate and hard worker. He had sponsor deal with Coca-Cola in the past but currently his sponsors are Nike and Electronics Arts. His net worth is $59 million and his 2012 year earning is round about €20.6 million. He is the top earner of Premiere League.
#6 Sergio Aguero
Sergio Aguero is professional and best football player of Argentine. He is a striker for Manchester City and Premiere League club. Basically he belongs to a poor family but with his hard work and passion he make proud to his family. He is the most expensive footballer in the history of football club’s. His net worth is $59 million and income for 2012 is €18.8 Million.
#7 Yaya Toure
Yaya Toure is playing as a midfielder for Manchester City and Premier League. He belongs to Côte d’Ivoire national team. In 2011 he was awarded for the African footballer of the year. He is much disciplined, loyal and has remarkable capabilities. His Net worth is $19 million and earnings in 2012 are €17.6 Million.
#8 Fernando Torres
Fernendo Torres is a Spanish Footballer and plays as a striker for Spain National Team. He takes start with Atletico Madrid than Liverpool and now he is playing for Chelsea. He becomes the most expensive player of Spanish history when he joined Chelsea. He is a successful striker, a technical player and has world-class skills .His net worth is $33.5 million and 2012 earnings are €16.7 million.
#9 Ricardo Kaka
Ricardo Kaka is a Brazilian best football player and plays for Brazilian national team. He is a midfielder for Spanish La Liga club Real Madrid. He is very passionate and has really great qualities. He is getting high salary from Real Madrid. Adidas, Guarana, Armani are his sponsors and he is doing many advertisements also. His net worth is $100 million and income in 2012 is €15.5 million.
#10 Philipp Lahm
Philip Lahm is Captain of Germany national football team and Bayern Munich. He is a best football player, the most art of his playing is he can play on both sides of the pitch. Now he is amongst richest football player in the world, his yearly earning is €16.7 million.
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This is all about top 10 richest players in the world I hope you like this list. We compile this list on the basis of latest data provided by Wikipedia. If you have any relevant information feels free to share with us. Commenting is always welcome.
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