The most popular sport in the world is without a doubt football, and with tremendous popularity comes enormous money. The figures have reached unfathomable heights, and the trend does not appear to be abating.
In this thread, we shall be discussing about the highest paid players in the world right now. Feel free to join the discussion and share your views.
Neymar has constantly been among the top five or top ten players in the world in the last decade. The Brazilian who has signed a contract extension with PSG in the summer of 2021 will until the summer of 2025 receive $36.5 million a year.
Cristiano Ronaldo became the highest-paid player in the history of the English Premier League when he signed a two-year deal with his old club Manchester United in the summer of 2021. Ronaldo signed a two-year deal with an option of extension to an additional year and earns $36 Million/Year