Cristiano Ronaldo Is The Richest Footballer In The World


There’s no doubt in this, his closest rival, Messi, is a wehole 10 million pounds behind.

Real Madrid’s talisman and Portuguese forward, Cristiano Ronaldo tops’s list of World’s Richest Footballers.

Barcelona’s Messi, who was just €2m short of Ronaldo’s wealth in 2014, continues to generate huge amounts off the field through both commercial tie-ins and property moves, which have seen him build up an extensive portfolio.

Neymar charted third in the Goal Rich List, with he and his family still benefiting from a huge chunk of the forward’s transfer from Santos in 2013.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic came in fourth, with Manchester United and England striker Wayne Rooney the fifth and final player to register personal wealth of over €100m.

Goal Rich List 2015 – Top 20: –

1. Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid) – €210m

2. Lionel Messi (Barcelona) – €200m

3. The Neymar family (Barcelona) – €135m

4. Zlatan Ibrahimovic (PSG) – €105m

5. Wayne Rooney (Manchester United) – €103m

6. Kaka (Orlando City) – €96m

7. Samuel Eto’o (Sampdoria) – €87m

8. Raul (New York Cosmos) – €85m

9. Ronaldinho (Queretaro) – €83m

10. Frank Lampard (Manchester City) – €80m

11. Bastian Schweinsteiger (Bayern) – €75m

12. Rio Ferdinand (QPR) – €72m

13. Gigi Buffon (Juventus) – €68m

14. Steven Gerrard (Liverpool) – €64m

15. Yaya Toure (Manchester City) – €62m

16. Franck Ribery (Bayern) – €61m

17. Francesco Totti (Roma) – €60m

18. Gerard Pique (Barcelona) – €58m

19. Sergio Aguero (Manchester City) – €58m

20. John Terry (Chelsea) – €56m