TOP 3 Highest Paid Footballers in the world 2022, and Expensive Properties they Own.

top 3 Highest paid footballers in the world


(Messi, Neymar, Cristiano).

TOP 3 Highest Paid Footballers in the world 2022, and Expensive Properties they Own.


Football is one of the best-paying talents in the world. Great footballers such as  Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Robert Lewandoski, Neymar, and others are making millions of money from football. Here is the list of the top three highest-paid footballers globally and the list of expensive properties globally.


1 . Lionel Messi (PSG)- (41 Million/ Year).

(Photo of Messi)

(courtesy, Messi Instagram).

Lionel Messi is one of the best players in the world of football, he is a rare species, and his talent is just from another planet. He is currently still holding the latest best player in the world award, after having a very successful period with Barcelona in 2021 and helping Argentina win the precious Copa America cup.

He is currently 34 years, and his major exit from Barcelona to PSG made him the highest-paid player in the world, where PSG offered him $ 41 million per year. He signed a two-year contract, and he was also given an option to expand his contract. He is, however, struggling to adapt to the French league, and his season so far has been poor after exiting from the champions league.

Here is the list of expensive things owned by Lionel Messi.

1 . Expensive cars, as a footballer, Messi has a taste in sports cars. He owns several high-end cars. He owns Ferrari 335 sport, which is worth $37million. Messi also owns Maseratti, Audi R8 spyderv10 plus, Ferrari f430 Spider, etc. He also owns a  special jetliner, and it is worth $ 15 million. He is among the few footballers that own special jetliners.

  1. Expensive Deluxe Homes: He owns one of the most expensive homes in Barcelona, worth $2.1Million. He owns a home in Argentina and several other properties such as hotels and apartments.
  2. Charity: Messi has his charity and foundation, and he has also invested a lot in his foundation. He donates a considerable amount of money to his foundation.



  1. Neymar JR( PSG)-($36.5 Million / Year).

(Photo of Neymar)

( courtesy Neymar Instagram).

Neymar is one of the best players in the world, and he also has the best dribbling skills. Injuries have, however, made him flop, but he is indeed the best player. He is Messi’s teammate at PSG. He has a contract with PSG  till 2025, and the latest statistics show that Neymar is earning $36. 5Million per Year. It is not the first time he has appeared among the highest-paid players. In French League, he has tried to win several trophies, but he has never won the champions league with PSG. With the exit of PSG in the  2022 champions league, there are rumors that the club is planning to sell Neymar, and Barcelona is among the favorite clubs Neymar would wish to play for. After the 2022 world cup, he said he would officially retire from international football, focusing only on league games.

Here is the list of the most expensive things owned By Neymar Jr.

  1. Yacht: Neymar owns a yacht, and it is worth $8million. According to Forbes, this boat is very luxurious, and he usually spends $120,000 per year to maintain it. Neymar loves the good life, so he likes spending money on things that make him happy.
  2. Mansion in Brazil: He has a very lavish mansion in Brazil at Mangaratiba, and his mansion is worth$ 7.5 Million.
  3. Private Jet: Neymar owns an Embraer legacy 450 jets worth $ 15million. He has been using it to travel between Europe and Brazil.
  4. Car Collections: He has several luxurious cars, including Ferrari 458, which is estimated to cost $ 230 thousand. He also owns a Maseratti MC12 and AUDI R8 Spyder and several luxurious vehicles.


  1. Cristiano Ronaldo(Manchester United)-($36Million/Year)

(photo of Cristiano).

(courtesy Cristiano Instagram).

He is another football GOAT, Ronaldo is among the best players in the world, and his talent is just on another level, he has won the best player in the world award five times, and he has won all trophies apart from the  World cup. Cristiano became one of the highest-paid footballers in the history of EPL after he signed a lucrative two-year contract with Manchester United. He made a triumphant comeback to his old club Manchester, after spending more than one decade playing for Juventus and Real Madrid.

Ronaldo is now earning $36 Million Per Year. He is 37 years old, but he looks much younger, still makes crazy runs on the field, and he has been scoring crazy fantastic goals at Manchester United. Ronaldo is planning to retire from international football after the 2022 world cup. His era in football might be coming to an end, and maybe after completing his two-year contract at Manchester United, he might hang his boots and start a new career in coaching just like all other players usually Do.

Here is the list of expensive properties owned by Cristiano Ronaldo.

  1. Car Collections.

He is one of the players in the world who has the most expensive car collection. Cristiano is among the few footballers who own the most expensive Bugatti La Voiture  Noire. This car costs $ 18million. He has a Ferrari 458, several sleek cars, and he has always been spotted driving different expensive models of cars. Lamborgini, Bentley, Porsche, and Mercedes G wagon.

  1. Super Jet

Cristiano Ronaldo is a footballer who owns one of the most expensive superjets, worth $32Million. It carries a sizeable number of people, and it is very luxurious.

  1. Watches Ronaldo has a taste in fashion and watches. His watch collection is estimated to be worth about $ 1.8 million.
  2. Mansions, he owns one of the most expensive mansions in Portugal and also in Madrid. In Madrid, he owns a mansion at La Finca. He also owns an apartment in New York City and several expensive properties.

Remember that this is just a limited list of expensive things these footballers own. All of them have foundations that they fund. They live a very lavish life in real life, and they have several investments.

This is only the list of the top 3 highest paid footballers in 2022, there are other players such as Lewandoski, Salah, De bruyne who are also earning a very good amount of money.




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