Top 20 Richest Football Players in 2017 (#12 and #3 will Surprise You)


8) Raul – Net Worth: €85 Million ($93 million)
Raul is a Spanish professional football player who plays as a striker for New York Cosmos. He was with Real Madrid for 16 years and is the club’s all-time top goal scorer with 323 goals.

7) Samuel Eto’o – Net Worth: €87 Million ($95 million)
This Cameroonian football player plays for Antalyaspor as a striker. He is the most successful and decorated African footballer of all time. He has netted massive contracts throughout his career. Eto’o was in fact once the highest-paid player in the world during his spell with Anzhi Makhachkala where he earned €20 million ($25 million) a year after taxes.
6) Kaka – Net Worth: €96 Million ($105 million)
Brazilian professional football player Kaka is an attacking midfielder, currently playing for American Major League Soccer club Orlando City. Kaka made most of his money while playing for Real Madrid. He is the highest-paid soccer player ever in the United States with a guaranteed salary of $7.2 million per year.