Messi also rakes in around 24million each year from endorsements and sponsorship deals. For a skilled player such as lionel messi his salary is outrageously mouthwatering.
According to forbes messie earned prviously 20 million in salary and bonus and another 19 million in endorsements.
Annual salary of lionel messi. In 2019 alone before tax deductions messi received as much as 92 million as his annual basic salary. How much does messi earn at barcelona. Both left their top clubs and joined the chinese football league.
Fc barcelona forward lionel andres messi is the highest paid soccer player in the world earning 126 million in 2020. Lionel messi and cristiano ronaldo top this year s forbes ranking of the highest paid soccer players once again after messi resolved a weeks long contract drama to land the top spot with 126. The new contract made lionel a bit closer to his even higher paid rivals outside europe such as ezequiel lavezzi and carlos tevez.
Lionel messi barcelona contract and salary back in november of 2017 messi agreed to a contract extension at barcelona that keeps him at the club through the 2020 21 season until the age of 34. Cristiano ronaldo the second highest paid soccer player earned 117. Forbes december 2012.
Messi signed a new contract with barcelona until 2018 earning 16 million euro a year 21 2 million as long as barca make it to the champions league and messi plays at least in 65 of the matches. Messi previous salary before signing the contract was approximately 336 000 a week which is 164 000 lower if compared to his current wage. Along with endorsement deals messi made about 127 million making him the highest paid athlete and the 4th highest paid celebrity in 2019.
Forbes claim the 33 year old earns a salary of 54m at the nou camp.