Ronaldo Over Throws Messi As Forbes’ Highest-Paid Footballer (Read More)

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Ronaldo Over Throws Messi As Forbes’ Highest-Paid Footballer

Ronaldo Over Throws Messi As Forbes’ Highest-Paid Footballer 

Cristiano Ronaldo keeps on winning—or earning, at the very least.

Forbes announced that the Manchester United star has passed Lionel Messi as the world’s highest-paid soccer player with earnings of roughly $125 million.

Ronaldo, who is the first team-sport athlete ever to make more than $1 billion in pre-tax career earnings, earns $70 million in wages and a whopping $55 million from endorsement deals.

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Bolstered by his own brand of perfume, underwear, eyewear, hotels, and gyms, Ronaldo only trails Conor McGregor ($158 million), Roger Federer ($90 million), LeBron James ($65 million), and Tiger Woods ($60 million) in off-field earnings, according to Forbes.

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