Cristiano Ronaldo Zone

Latest News, Pictures, Videos, Comments and Updates

Cristiano Ronaldo vs. Lionel Messi: Who is the best paid?

We know, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are the protagonists of a mythical rivalry on football grounds. But who is the best paid for these two wonders? Forbes has led the investigation into this, and Melty tells you everything!


Ronaldo vs. Messi. To cite these two names is enough to arouse a wave of unprecedented enthusiasm, both these geniuses dominate the football world at the moment. Last January, Cristiano Ronaldo won the Golden Ball, a fair reward for the one who had lived a year just incredible … But the star of the year 2015, it is well Lionel Messi, who will surely win the Golden ball … and this, despite the 48 goals of CR7 in La Liga! It is the battle of the wallet of the two giants that interests the American magazine Forbes today, and you will see that on this ground, it is rather Cristiano Ronaldo who has advance. 
Cristiano Ronaldo is the world’s third-highest paid sportsman in 2015, with $79.6 million affected in 2015. He’s ahead of Lionel Messi, 4th with $73.8 million won this year. But the two football giants remain far behind the boxers Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao (respectively 300 and 160 million in winnings in 2015). The 5th place of this ranking of the highest paid athletes in the world in 2015 returns to the Swiss tennis Roger Federer ($ 67 million), right in front of the basketball superstar LeBron James (64.8 million). Kevin Durant, Phil Mickelson, Tyger Woods and Kobe Bryant complete the top 10. Cristiano Ronaldo, already richer than Lionel Messi in term of personal fortune, is also above the Argentine in terms of income in 2015! Does CR7 deserve to earn more money than Messi in your opinion?

Leave a Comment

%d bloggers like this: