Barcelona's Argentinian forward Lionel Messi prepares to shoot a penalty kick during the Spanish league football match between FC Barcelona and Real Betis at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on November 11, 2018. (Photo by Josep LAGO / AFP)

Top 10 Highest-Paid Footballers In The World 2019

Top 10 Highest-Paid Footballers In The World 2019.

Here is list of the top 10 highest-paid footballers in the world, this list is according to French news outlet, L’Equipe, annual salary report.

Barcelona striker Lionel Messi on top of the list with £7.3million beating long-term rival Cristiano Ronaldo in second who earns a staggering £4.1m a month before tax.

Coming in third is Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann who earns £2.9m (€3.3m).

Paris Saint-Germain’s Neymar follows Griezmann with reported monthly earnings of £2.7m (€3.06m) while Luis Suarez completes the top five with a monthly wage of £2.5m (€2.9m). See the full list below;

List of top 10 highest-paid footballers 2019

  1. Lionel Messi – £7.3million
  2. Cristiano Ronaldo – £4.1million
  3. Antoine Griezmann – £2.9million
  4. Neymar – £2.7million
  5. Luis Suarez – £2.5million
  6. Gareth Bale – £2.2million
  7. Philippe Coutinho – £2million
  8. Alexis Sanchez – £2million
  9. Kylian Mbappe – £1.5million
  10. Mesut Ozil – £1.4million

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