Updated: 5 July 2022

Top 10 Richest Footballers In The World & Their Net Worth In 2021. Football is the most popular sport in the world. On every continent from Europe to Asia, Africa, there is a craze for this game and the players. Football lovers and this game are also very interested in knowing who are the wealthiest players of this game.

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Ronaldo is on the top of this list while former England football team captain David Beckham is at number two which may surprise many as he has retired from football long ago. Pele, the great player who retired from football in 1977, is also on the list of the ten richest football players in the world.

The list of these players changes every year. Here we have brought you the list of the 10 richest football players and their net worth in 2021.

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Top 10 Richest Footballers In The World & Their Net Worth In 2021

Number PlayerAgeNationality Net Worth in ($)Net Worth in (Rs)Game Club
1Cristiano Ronaldo 35Portugal 500 Million 36,90,29,75,000.0FootballMan U
2David Beckham 45England 450 Million33,20,89,42,500.0Football Retired
3Lionel Messi 33Argentina 400 Million 29,51,90,60,000.0Football PSg
4Dave Whelan 84England 210 Million 15,49,74,96,000.0Football Retired
5Wayne Rooney 35England 170 Million 12,54,55,92,000.0Football Retired
6Alexandre Pato 31Brazil 145 Million 10,70,06,52,000.0Football Orlando City
7Gareth Bale 31England 145 Million 10,70,06,52,000.0Football Tottenham
8Francesco Totti 44Italy 101.7 Million 7,50,52,15,920.0Football Retired
9Pele 80Brazil 100 Million 7,37,97,60,000.0Football Retired
10 Eden Hazard 30 Belgium 100 Million 7,37,97,60,000.0Football Real Madrid

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It is not that the football players earn only from match fees or endorsement of brands. Instagram has now become a new way of earning for them. The more followers he has, the more they will earn.

Ronaldo is on top in terms of earnings from Instagram According to a report, Ronaldo takes 6 to 7 crores for a post on Insta. He recently became the first player to have more than 300 million followers on Instagram.