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Lionel Messi tops football rich list, takes home nearly $1.4m-a-week

Lionel Messi tops football rich list, takes home nearly $1.4m-a-week 4-time World Footballer of the Year Lionel Messi is the highest-paid footballer in the world. He took home nearly $1.4million-a-week last year in wages and sponsorship deals. The Argentina and Barcelona star earned a staggering $72million in 201. He made about $38million as his club salary and the rest were from lucrative endorsements with the likes of adidas, FIFA 15 and Turkish Airlines. This makes him richer than his arch-rival, Cristiano Ronaldo who brought in about $60million in 2014. This ...
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Added March 25, 2015
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