Sunday, July 9, 2017
LIONEL MESSI FIRST FOOTBALLER TO EARN A MILLION POUNDS A WEEK.
The famous Barcelona striker Lionel Messi will become the first footballer to earn a huge sum of a million pounds a week, before bonus or endorsements. And if he does finally sign the new contract that will keep him at Barcelona they would give him a weekly salary of 500,000 pounds He will get a annual salary of 64.4 million Euros or 54.5 Million pounds. Cristiano Ronaldo is getting 18, eighteen million pounds according to his latest contract. Barcelona generate the most money in revenue form, only Manchester United are first here. But Lionel Messi contributes 20, twenty percent of sales like jerseys cups and so on for Barcelona. Barcelona will also pay Lionel Messi wages for the next four years 220 million pounds. And please note the contract also says that he can play for another year , after the fourth year if both agree.But that salary is not counted out here.