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Top 10 highest-paid soccer players in the world in 2021

Top 10 highest-paid soccer players in the world in 2021

Top 10 highest-paid soccer players in the world in 2021
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Top 10 highest-paid soccer players in the world in 2021. Here’s a list of top ten (10) highest Paid foothball players in the world.

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10. ROBERT LEWANDOWSKI

ROBERT LEWANDOWSKI


2020 FIFA Men’s player and Bundesliga all time foreign goalscorer, Robert Lewandowski earns the 10th highest wage in football. The Polish captain earns £350,000 per week from Bayern Munich. The 33 year old has been on fire for the Bavarians since his move from Dortmund.
There has been rumours him moving from Bayern Munich as the the Polish wants another challenge before he retires.


9. DAVID DE GEA

David De Gea


David De Gea, the only Goal keeper and Spaniard in the top 10 list plays for Manchester United. Renowned for been Premier league’s former most expensive goalkeeper when he made his move from Spanish side, Atletico Madrid. De Gea earns £375,000 weekly, just £10,000 below team mate Cristiano Ronaldo.


8. KEVIN DE BRUYNE

Kelvin De Bryne


The Belgium star is known to be the one the best midfielders in football and currently the best midfielder in football. After signing his new 4 year deal which keeps him as a citizen till 2025. The Manchester City player now earns a large sum £385,000 weekly, only equalled by Manchester United star, Cristiano Ronaldo.


7. CRISTIANO RONALDO

Cristiano Ronaldo


Following surprise move back to former club Manchester United, Cristiano Ronaldo, who is known to be one of the greatest footballers to ever live, has graced the Premier league once again. The Portuguese star who currently broke the record for most international goals, agreed to a £6,000,000 yearly cut just to reunite with his former club. He now earns £385,000 per week, equalling Kevin De Bruyne and surpassing David De Gea as United most paid player.


6. KYLIAN MBAPPE

Kylian Mbappe


Kylian Mbappe is known to be one of the best footballers and one of those to take over the football title of “GOAT” in the nearest future and he also proves that through his weekly pay of £41,000 been the third most paid both in PSG and Ligue1 just after PSG teammates, Neymar Junior and Lionel Messi.
The Les blues forward moved to PSG from Monaco in 2018 for £180,000,000.


5. GARETH BALE

Gareth Bale


Wales and Real Madrid forward, Gareth Bale comes fifth in this list, following his contact in 2016 which keeps him at the Barnaebeu till 2025, he started earning a whooping £500,000 a week. Bale though might not be on this list for long due to his drop in form in the past years under former Real Madrid boss – Zinadine Zidane. But following his good performance during his loan move to Tottenham Hotspur, new Los Blancos manager Ancelotti has decided to give the Welsh another chance.


4. LUIS SUAREZ

LUIS SUAREZ


Luis Suarez following his release by Caltalan side Barcelona, joined Atletico Madrid and signed a 2 year contract worth £575,000 weekly. The 34 year old scored 21 Laliga goals for his new club, winning them the Laliga title in his first season.


3. ANTOINE GRIEZMANN

Antoine Griezmann


Antoine Griezmann made a £120,000,000 transfer from Atletico Madrid to Barcelona in 2019, making him the fifth most expensive player ever and 3rd highest earner in football alongside former Barcelona teammate and Present Atletico teammate, with £575,000 per week. The 2018 World Cup winner though, hasn’t made the desired the effect and has been loaned back to his former club- Atletico Madrid.


2. NEYMAR JUNIOR

Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior


Neymar Junior is argued to best forward after Messi and Ronaldo. He made name for himself at Barcelona alongside Messi and Suarez as the “MSN”, winning trophies for the Catalan side including the Champions League. In 2017, he became the most expensive player in the history of football, following his £222,000,000 move to PSG. The Brazilian showman earns a whooping £606,000 weekly.


1. LIONEL MESSI


Following his last transfer saga at Barcelona, Lionel Messi who is known to be the best footballer ever moved to PSG. Reports say the 34 year old wanted to renew his contract with Barcelona and was even ready to have a 90% pay cut just to stay at the Nou Camp but Laliga rules prohibited Barcelona from retaining their talisman. The Argentine who was named the 2nd richest footballer by Forbes, moved to PSG where he now earns a whopping £960,000 a week. The 6 time Balon ‘d’ or winner has now reunited with former Barcelona teammate, Neymar Junior at Parc de Prince.

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