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Top 10 highest paid footballers in the world

Football and money go hand in hand. In today’s time, loyalty is kind of a forgotten thing. Football clubs try to retain their best playing by handing out lucrative deals.

Over the last few years, either Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo have topped the category for the highest paid footballer in the world. French magazine L’Equipe released this list a month back.

To break your bubble, Lionel Messi is crowned the first spot. He earns a staggering $9.5 million monthly salary. Here is the list of 10 highest paid footballers in the world.

1. Lionel Messi (Barcelona)
Monthly salary: $9.5 million

2. Cristiano Ronaldo (Juventus F.C.)
Monthly salary: $5.3 million

3. Antoine Griezmann (Atletico Madrid)
Monthly salary: $3.7 million

4. Neymar (Paris Saint-Germain)
Monthly salary: $3.7 million

5. Luis Suarez (Barcelona)
Monthly salary: $3.7 million

6. Gareth Bale (Real Madrid)
Monthly salary: $2.8 million

7. Philippe Coutinho (Barcelona)
Monthly salary: $2.6 million

8. Alexis Sanchez (Manchester United)

Monthly salary: $2.58 million

9. Kylian Mbappe (Paris Saint-Germain)
Monthly salary: $2 million

10. Mesut Ozil (Arsenal)
Monthly salary: $1.8 million

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