Messi, Ronaldo, Neymar & the highest paid players in world football

Comments()
Getty
The Barcelona superstar earns an amazing €126 million, according to France Football, which far outstrips his rivals, including Cristiano Ronaldo

Lionel Messi is the highest-paid player in world football, with a staggering value of €126 million!

The figure, which includes bonuses and commercial revenue, far outstrips Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar and Gareth Bale, who trail in Messi's wake.

Goal takes a look at the highest-paid players in world football, according to France Football's latest list!

  1. Getty

    #20 Manuel Neuer | Bayern Munich | Value: €20.8m

     
  2. Getty Images

    #19 Paul Pogba | Manchester United | €22m

     
  3. Getty Images

    #18 Robert Lewandowski | Bayern Munich | €22.2m

     
  4. Getty Images

    #17 Oscar | Shanghai SIPG | €22.2m

     
  5. Gettyimages

    #16 Edinson Cavani | PSG | €22.5m

     
  6. Getty Images

    #15 Thomas Muller | Bayern Munich | €23m

     
  7. Getty

    #14 Karim Benzema | Real Madrid | €23.5m

     
  8. Getty Images

    #13 Alexis Sanchez | Manchester United | €23.55m

     
  9. Getty

    #12 Ezequiel Lavezzi | Hebei China Fortune | €25.3m

     
  10. Getty Images

    #11 Andres Iniesta | Barcelona | €25.5m

     
  11. Denis Doyle

    #10 Luis Suarez | Barcelona | €26m

     
  12. Getty Images

    #9 Antoine Griezmann | Atletico Madrid | €26m

     
  13. Getty Images

    #8 Zlatan Ibrahimovic | LA Galaxy | €26.8m

     
  14. AFP

    #7 Sergio Ramos | Real Madrid | €27.5m

     
  15. Getty Images

    #6 Toni Kroos | Real Madrid | €28.2m

     
  16. Getty

    #5 Gerard Pique | Barcelona | €29m

     
  17. Getty

    #4 Gareth Bale | Real Madrid | €44m

     
  18. Getty Images

    #3 Neymar | PSG | €81.5m

     ney
  19. Getty Images

    #2 Cristiano Ronaldo | Real Madrid | €94m

     
  20. Getty Images

    #1 Lionel Messi | Barcelona | €126m