Soccer stars are the highest-paid sportsmen in the world. They are paid millions of dollars and Euros just to remain in a team or to make a transfer to a new team.
But are all the footballers paid equally? Certainly not, these players are paid according to the contract which is signed keeping their recent form, overall stats, future potential, and fitness in mind.
Below, we have mentioned the top 10 highest-paid footballers in history who are making everyone desirable to put their life into the soccer career.
10. Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich)
$483,000 per week
Robert Lewandowski is the only Bundesliga player on our list.
He is a professional footballer of Bundesliga who plays as a striker in the club.
He is also the captain of the Poland national team. He is the only player in his club who has scored over 500 goals for his country.
He was also named FIFA’S Men’s player of the year in 2020.
Lewandowski has made many awesome records in his career, he had made an unbelievable scoring record during the extension of the large trophy collection.
He has won the German top-flight during nine of his 11 years playing for his country.
He earns about $767,706 per week.
9. David de Gea (Manchester United)
$517,000 per week
David de Gea is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper in the national team of Spain.
He also plays for the premier league club manchester united as a goalkeeper and the most amazing thing about David is that he is the top-earning goalkeeper in the world and also regarded as the best goalkeeper in the world.
His youth career started as playing for Atletico Madrid and a few decades later he was signed by Manchester united.
As he was the highest-earning goalkeeper, he earns $517,000 salary weekly.
8. Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City)
$531,000 per week
He is a professional footballer of the Belgian national team.
He plays as a midfielder in his team and also for the premier league club Manchester city.
He is a successful footballer in the world that’s why he is regarded as a player in the world and also described as a complete footballer.
He recently signed a contract after which now he has become the top earner in England.
Bruyne has earned three league titles in just six years of his gaming career in Manchester city.
He earns a weekly salary of $531,000 per week.
7. Cristiano Ronaldo (Manchester United)
$531,000 per week
Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the best football players in the world.
He is a professional Portuguese football player, he plays as a forward player in the Portugal national team and Ronaldo also captains the team.
He also plays for the premier league club Manchester united.
He is described as the most recognizable athlete on the planet and also the most popular in the world.
Ronaldo’s one-week income is about $531,000.
6. Kylian Mbappe (Paris Saint Germain)
$566,000 per week
Kylian is one of the best footballers, he is a professional French footballer.
He plays as a forward player in the France national team. Kylian Mbappe also plays for ligue1 club Paris Saint Germain as a forward player.
He has earned the title of Ligue 1 young player of the year at the age of 16, he also got the golden boy award while playing with Ligue 1 club Monaco.
His name comes in the list of the PSG’s top three players lowest-paid stars but still, his name comes in the list of top 10 earner players of the world.
He earns a weekly salary of $566,000
5. Gareth Bale (Real Madrid)
$690,000 per week
He is a professional footballer of welsh, he plays as a winger in the Wales national team.
He also plays as a winger for the la Liga club Real Madrid. He is also a free-kick specialist.
In recent years, his reputation suffered a dent regardless of which still he remains one of the highest-paid footballers.
His weekly is about $690,000
4. Antoine Griezmann (Barcelona)
$793,000 per week
Griezmann is the only representative of Barcelona who is on the list of the top 10 highest-paid footballers after the departure of Messi.
He is a professional french footballer, griezmann plays as a forward player in the national team of France.
He earns a monthly salary of $793,000
3. Luis Suarez (Atletico Madrid)
$793,000 per week
He is an Uruguayan professional football player.
Luis plays as a striker in the national team.
He also plays for the Spanish club Atletico Madrid. after leaving Blaugrana, he excelled in Griezman’s former club where he helps them in winning the La Liga Santander title during his first session.
He earns $793,000 per week.
2. Neymar (Paris Saint Germain)
$836,000 per week
Neymar is a famous professional Brazilian footballer.
He plays as a forward player in the Brazil national team.
He also plays for the Ligue 1 club Paris Saint Germain. Neymar is regarded as the best player in the world.
He earns a weekly income of $836,000
1. Lionel Messi (Paris Saint Germain)
$1,325,000 per week
Lionel Messi, the most known footballer in the world. He is a professional Argentine football player, he plays as a forward player in the Argentina national team.
He also plays for the ligue1 club Paris Saint Germain.
his weekly income is around $1,325,000.
This made him the highest-paid footballer in the world.