PSG star Lionel Messi and Man United superstar Cristiano Ronaldo’s salaries have been revealed, Messi and Ronaldo have a net worth of $400m and $500m respectively.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Leonel Messi are arguably two of the best football players in the sport’s history. They have both been successful both on and off the field, and it’s blatantly evident when we look at their successful ventures. Both the players had humble beginnings and have become huge icons with millions of fan-following all around. The recent reports have revealed who won the financial battle, Lionel Messi vs Cristiano Ronaldo’s net worth and salaries are out.
Lionel Messi has finally moved to Paris Saint-Germain after the expiration of his contract at Barcelona. Messi has signed a two-year contract that will give him a salary of €25 million per year. While Ronaldo arrives at Old Trafford leaving Juventus with a weekly wage of £510,000.
Cristiano Ronaldo’s Net Worth & Salaries 2021
Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro, 36, is currently on a two-year contract with Manchester United and will play for the Red Devils as a center forward. The Portuguese has been a serial winner throughout his time at Manchester, Madrid, and Juventus winning almost everything a player could possibly win.
According to reports, he will earn a massive €23 million wages higher than the current highest-paid Man United player, David de Gea. CR7 earns another $47 million through his endorsements with various brands, including his lifetime contract with Nike, which is estimated to be worth around $1 billion.
Ronaldo has other ventures with endorsement deals with companies like Tag Heuer, Clear Haircare, Nike, Herbalife, a hair transplant clinic, Electronic Arts, DAZN, MTG, Altice.
Lionel Messi’s Net Worth & Salaries 2021
Messi surprise every fan when he confirmed the news of leaving Barcelona after 21 years. The 34-year-old has joined the Paris Saint-Germain and ended up pocketing €50 million for two seasons, making him the highest-paid footballer.
La Pulga added another $34 million through various endorsement deals. He has a lifetime contract with Nike’s fierce competitor Adidas, but the terms of the deal were not made public. He has also featured in brands such as Pepsi, Gillette, and Turkish Airlines.
Messi is also invested heavily in properties and hotels, but the details are kept more discreet than his counterpart. He currently features brands like Gatorade, Lay’s, Expo Dubai, Pepsi, Jacob & co, Budweiser, and Messicirque.
Conclusion: Ronaldo vs Messi Net Worth
Both Cristian Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are nearing the final stages of their footballing career, and they both seem to be on the right path towards financial stability. Both players always top the Forbes’ rich list for footballers.
They, however, have to be careful with their investments and make sure they do not make the same financial mistakes committed by stars like John Arne Riise, Ronaldinho, or Maradona.
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