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Ibrahimovic, Giovinco & Villa: How much are MLS's biggest names paid?

Major League Soccer's Players Union has released its annual salary figures for every player in the league, and the numbers might surprise some people.

Some of the league's biggest names are unsurprisingly among the top wage earners, but opinions may well vary as to who among those stars is most deserving of their salary.

And there is one rather large exception, as one player with a truly international brand seems to come in at a relative bargain.

Check out the salaries of 20 of MLS's most recognizable global stars below, with all figures from the MLSPA's total compensation numbers. 

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