Naija News has obtained a list of the highest-paid football players in 2020, based on their annual salaries.
According to France Football magazine, Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi is the highest earner with €131million, and closely followed by Juventus superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo.
Paris Saint-Germain forward, Neymar is third on the list of highest-earning players after he moved to the French Ligue 1 champions from Barcelona in 2017.
Below is the list of top ten highest-earning in football:
1. Lionel Messi – €131million
2. Cristiano Ronaldo – €118million
3. Neymar – €95million
4. Gareth Bale – €38million
5. Antoine Griezmann – €38million
6. Eden Hazard – €38million
7. Andres Iniesta – €34million
8. Raheem Sterling – €33million
9. Robert Lewandowski – €29million
10. Kylian Mbappe – €27million
Source: Naija News