Neymar Becomes Second Highest-Paid Footballer in the World [See top 10]


Paris Saint-Germain’s Neymar, is now the second-highest paid player in the world.
The 25-year-old completed his world-record move to Ligue 1 on Thursday, after PSG activated his £200m release clause.
Neymar has penned a five-year deal with he French club, which will see him pick up £515,000 a week at the Parc des Princes.
He is already the highest-paid footballer in Europe, but only second to Shanghai Shenhua’s Carlos Tevez in the world.
Here’s the current top 10.
1. Carlos Tevez (Shanghai Shenua) £615,000-per-week
2. Neymar Jnr. (Paris Saint-Germain) £515,000-per-week
3. Lionel Messi (Barcelona) £500,000-per-week
4. Oscar (Shanghai SIPG) £400,000-per-week
5. Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid) £365,000-per-week
6. Gareth Bale (Real Madrid) £350,000-per-week
7. Hulk (Shanghai SIPG) £320,000-per-week
8. Paul Pogba (Manchester United) £290,000-per-week
9. Graziano Pelle (Shandong Luneng) £290,000-per-week
10. Wayne Rooney (Everton) £260,000-per-week


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