CR7 or Messi? The ten highest paid players in the world

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Cristiano Ronaldo is expected to earn 125 million dollars (excluding taxes) in the 2021 and 2022 seasons, with 70 million dollars coming from Manchester United’s salary and bonus.

The exchange of clubs for two of the most important players in world football had an impact not only on the fans, but on the pockets of the athletes. Just leaving Cristiano Ronaldo from Juventus to Manchester United for the Portuguese to pass the Argentine Lionel Messi, who recently traded his Barcelona shirt for PSG.

Still, the lawn mate of Neymar Jr., the Argentine is ahead in the figures received. However, CR7 is in the number one position in terms of popularity and earnings.

With half a billion followers, 344 million on Instagram, 149 million on Facebook and 94.3 million on Twitter, Cristiano Ronaldo won the first position as the highest paid football player in the world, in the ranking of Forbes.

According to the magazine, Ronaldo is expected to earn 125 million dollars (excluding tax) in the 2021 and 2022 seasons, with 70 million dollars coming from Manchester United’s salary and bonus.

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