The 14 Highest Paid Footballers In The World 2020

This year’s Forbes ranking of the 100 top earners in sport includes 14 footballers, as earnings for the best-paid athletes dropped for the first time since 2016.

The figures include prize money, salaries and bonuses earned between June 1, 2019 and June 1, 2020, but the full-year salary is counted for players who have contracts running to the end of the 2019/20 season.

Let’s now see who has the biggest bank account of them all?

These are the highest-paid footballer in 2020:

14. Sergio Ramos – $21.8m (£16.5m)

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13. Gareth Bale – $25.2m (£19m)

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12. Alexis Sanchez – $25.6m (£19.3m)

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11. David De Gea – $25.7m (£19.4m)

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10. Antoine Griezmann – $26.7m (£20.2m)

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9. Oscar ($27.5m – £20.8m)

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8. Paul Pogba – $28.5m (£21.5m)

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7. Mesut Ozil – $28.7m (£21.7m)

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6. Andres Iniesta – $29.6m (£22.4m)

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5. Kylian Mbappe – $33.8m (£25.5m)

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4. Mohamed Salah – $35.1m (£26.5m)

3. Neymar – $95.5m (£72.2m)

2. Lionel Messi – $104m (£78.7m)

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1. Cristiano Ronaldo – $105m (£79.4m)

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