Cristiano Ronaldo secured a stunning €100 million move from Real Madrid to Juventus and in doing so, has sealed a €500,000k a-week contract.
Now where does the new deal place him on the list of top 10 earners in the business? Ronaldo will pocket €26.6m-a-year.
The new salary will see him climb up to third in the list of highest paid footballers in the world, behind Lioness Messi (€40.5m) a year at Barcelona and Neymar (€31.7m) at Paris Saint Germain.
The new Juventus no.7, moves above Alexis Sanchez, who earns €23.4m a year at Manchester United. Oscar, Hulk (Both Shanghai SIPG and Ezequiel Lavezzi (Hebei Fortune) both of the Chinese lucrative Super League all earn over €17m.
Mesut Ozil’s new-Arsenal contract of €18.2m a year sees him climb to 8th. Teenage prodigy Kylian Mbappe earns €15.9m a-year at Paris Saint Germain. Paul Pogba makes the final spot with his €15.4-0 a year deal at Manchester United.