It’s a well-known fact that footballers earn a lot of money – but have you ever wondered just how much? That’s why we’ve created a Top 5 of the richest footballers in the world in 2015.
- Yep – you guessed it. The football hero with the most money is Cristiano Ronaldo. The 30-year-old Real Madrid player now has an estimated worth of 150 million pounds
- In second place is old rival Lionel Messi. With an estimated worth of 140 million pounds he’s hot on Ronaldo’s heels again.
- In third place is 23-year-old Neymar Junior. His fortune is around the 95 million pounds.
- With an estimate 75 million pounds, Swedish-Bosnian footballer Zlatan Ibrahimovic is in fourth place.
- Finally, in fifth spot is the famous Englishman footballer Wayne Rooney. The Man United captain has an estimated worth of 72 million pounds.