Messi tops the world's highest paid athletes list

12.06.2019 00:01 de Stefano Bentivogli   Ver lecturas
Fuente: Marca
Messi tops the world's highest paid athletes list

Barcelona captain Lionel Messi is first in the list of the highest-paid athletes, ahead of Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo and Paris Saint-Germainsuperstar Neymar.

The Argentine earned a total of 127 million dollars in the past year, 92m dollars of which was from his salary.

According to Forbes' 2019 list, Ronaldo follows with 109m dollars of income and Neymar with 105m dollars, while boxer Canelo Alvarez and tennis player Roger Federer complete the top five.

The top 10 is outlined below.

Lionel Messi, 127 million dollars

Cristiano Ronaldo, 109 million dollars

Neymar., 105 million dollars

Canelo Alvarez, 94 million dollars

Roger Federer, 93.4 million dollars

Russell Wilson, 89.5 million dollars

Aaron Rodgers, 89.3 million dollars

LeBron James, 89 million dollars

Stephen Curry, 79.8 million dollars

Kevin Durant, 65.4 million dollars