Lionel Messi is Ranked Highest Paid Footballer In the World Currently! (See The List)
He doesn't have only a "god" status on the field, he also has the paycheck to show. Barcelona's captain and top scorer, Lionel 'god' Messi, has been ranked the highest paid player in the world currently.
According to figures published by France Football on Tuesday, Messi tops the chart with €130 million-per-year overall.
Juventus forward, Cristiano Ronaldo is second placed with €113 million-per-year overall.
Below is the list of the top 20 richest players, with salaries, bonuses and commercial revenue released by France Football:
Gareth Bale €40.2M
Alexis Sánchez €30.7M
Luis Suárez €28M
Toni Kroos €26.3M
Oscar (Shanghai) €24.3M
De Bruyne €23.5M
Hulk (Shanghai) €23.4M
Paul Pogba €23.3M
Sergio Ramos €23M