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Ten highest-paid players: Ronaldo, Messi, and others
Cristiano Ronaldo earned 82 million euros in 2015. The Portuguese of the "Real" is headed by top 10 players with the highest income.
American magazine Forbes has published the rating of the players with the highest income in 2015. It is headed by striker "Real" and the national team of Portugal Cristiano Ronaldo. You wouldn`t believe how much people may earn just for kicking a ball. Nevertheless, they play for our entertaining! Here you can see the outline of the top 10 players with the highest income.
10. Cesc Fabregas
Closes the top ten rich footballers midfielder "Chelsea" Cesc Fabregas, who signed a new contract with the London club in 2014. In 2015 29-year-old Spaniard earned by 16 million euros due to the salaries and bonuses in the "Chelsea", and another 5 million euros brought him advertising contracts with sponsors - companies and Beats by Puma
An impressive amount in the account will brighten Fabregas unsuccessful period as a part of the blue. This season, the Spaniard played for the "Chelsea" in the different tournaments 36 matches and scored four goals and gave seven assists.
9. Eden Hazard
Partner Fabregas on "Chelsea" Eden Hazard added to his score 22 million euros., 18 million euros of this amount Belgian striker received in the form of salaries and bonuses in the London club. More 4 million euros Azar received advertising. Eden has contracts with Nike, Topps, Lotus Bakeries, Sina Sports. According to rumors, Azar is ready to be improved in the ranking of the rich "Real". However, the Belgian game of the season could scare off potential buyers. In the Champions League, the league and FA Cup Hazard scored only six goals and gave eight assists in forty-two matches.
8. Luis Suarez
Forward of "Barcelona" and the national team of Uruguay is on the eighth line with the total income of 23 million euros. Salaries and bonuses in the Catalan club have increased personal account Suarez for 18 million euros, and the remaining 5 million euros - advertising money. At 29-year-old Uruguayan agreements with companies Adidas, Pepsi, Abita. Only two other footballers of "Barcelona" earn more than he does. But Suarez confirms the status of a top sniper. In the current season, he scored 56 goals and gave 26 assists in 51 games for the "Barcelona".
7. Sergio Aguero
Forward of "Manchester City" Sergio Aguero earned, of course, less than the main Argentine star Leo Messi.
Aguero annual income is 24 million euro. Salaries and bonuses at the English club brought 27-year-old player 17 million euros, and sponsors would add still some 7 million euros. Kuna has agreements with Puma, Pepsi, and EA Sports. During the year "citizen" has scored 29 goals and gave five assists in 43 games of different tournaments.
6. Wayne Rooney
Another resident of Manchester, but the player "Manchester United" Wayne Rooney has increased his fortune to about 26 million euros. He has managed to earn twenty million in the club, and the rest of the money came from advertising agreements. Rooney is trusted be the companies such as Nike and Harper Collins. Forward in 40 games of the season scored 14 goals and gave five assists.
5. Gareth Bale
The Welshman has earned in the last year 34 million euros. Salary and bonuses from the "Real" consist in EUR 24 million sponsorship and deal with Adidas, BT Sport, Sony Xperia, Zipfel - 10 million euros. Bale is second only to Cristiano Ronaldo in the Madrid club. In his statistics we can see that he deserves a high income: in 29 games for the "Real," he scored 19 goals and 14 times with an assist.
Critics and even some of the partners in the Neimar "Barcelona" accused Brazilian forward in the fact that he thinks more about his own interests than a team. Maybe there is some truth in this. Neymar gets even more serious money "on the side". He earned 14 million euros in the Catalan club, but on personal contracts with sponsors Nike, Rexona, Clear and Panasonic Neymar - 22 million euros.
He was expected to be more successful in the main matches of the season in the Champions League. But in general, 24-year-old Brazilian has already chop 30 goals and gave 26 assists in 47 games for the "Barcelona".
3. Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Sweden striker and "PSG" – is in the top three highest-paid players in the world.
He received 37 million euros for 2015.
Paris Club salary and bonuses enriched 34-year-old player at 30 million euros, and sponsors Nike face, Volvo and Vitamin Well add on to this amount another 7 million euros. This season League 1 he broke his own record of performance. In total, he played for the "PSG" 49 matches and scored 46 goals and gave 18 assists. Great Zlatan has not won the Champions League. Zlatan Ibrahimovic Photo: Reuters
2. Lionel Messi
Messi is considered to be the best player in football history by many fans and professionals.
But on earnings for 2015 forward of "Barcelona" and the national team of Argentina is ranked according to the research, only the second place with 77 million euros. An incredible amount of money that can carry the head to anyone!
Salaries and bonuses from the "Barcelona" amounted to 51 million euros, advertising contracts with Adidas, Gatorade, Lays, EA Sports, Turkish Airlines have added to the sum of 26 million euros. 41 goals and 24 assists in 47 games pass the Champions League, Examples and cup tournaments - good job.
1. Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo is close to conquering the Everest of football with the "Real", his team reached the finals of the Champions League. And the Portuguese are already on top of the financial year. Its revenue for the year - 82 million euros! From "Real" Ronaldo received in the form of salaries and bonuses 53 million euros. Advertising agreement with Nike, Tag Heuer, Herbalife, Clear For Men, Pestana Hotel Group and Capital increased the fortune of 31-year-old striker for 29 million euros. In the current season, the magnificent Ronaldo has 49 goals and 15 assists in 46 games.
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