Kylian Mbappestriker of paris st germainhas become the highest paid footballer in the world, according to the magazine’s list Forbesthis is the first time in eight years that a player other than Leo Messi either Cristiano Ronaldo tops the list.
It is estimated that Mbappe23 years old, will win $128 million during the 2022-23 season before agent fees, a record for the annual ranking of Forbeswith his partner in the PSG, Messisecondly, with 120 millionY Ronaldo of Man Utd in third place with 100 million.
Neymar of PSG with 87 million dollars and the forward of Liverpool Mohammed Salah with 53 million dollars they complete the first five positions.
Erling Halanda new figure for Manchester City after arriving at the club this summer from Borussia Dortmund, makes his debut at the ‘Top 10’ with a figure of $39 million. France’s Mbappe and Norway’s Haaland are the only players under 30 on the list.
In total, the 10 highest-paid footballers are expected to collect record earnings worth $652 million this season, 11% more than last year’s 585 million.
(With information from Reuters)