TOP 10 FOOTBALL RICH LIST: Rooney, Neymar ahead of PSG's Ibrahimovic

Three Premier League stars feature in the Top Ten Rich List of footballers.

Three Premier League stars feature in the Top Ten Rich List of footballers.

France Football has published their annual rich list, with Argentine wizard Lionel Messi unsurprisingly topping the rankings.

Barcelona teammate Neymar, still just 22, is third in the list, sandwiching Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo in second. Manchester United star Rooney is fourth while Paris Saint-Germain forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic completes the top five.

France Football takes into account commercial and sponsorship income as well as salary.

Top Ten Richest Footballers:

1) Lionel Messi - €41m
2) Cristiano Ronaldo - €39.5m
3) Neymar - €29m
4) Wayne Rooney - €24
5) Zlatan Ibrahimovic - €23.5m
6) Falcao - €21.2m
7) Sergio Aguero - €19.7m
8) Thiago Silva - €17m
9) Eden Hazard - €16.8m
10) Franck Ribery - €16.5m

 
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