Messi overtakes Ronaldo as highest paid sportsman

According to Forbes magazine, Barcelona player earns more than 110 million euros between salaries and sponsorships. Neymar completes the podium.

Lionel Messi appears at the top of the podium in the ranking of "Forbes" magazine of the highest paid athlete in the world and beats Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar.

According to the information, the Barcelona player has revenues of 112 million euros ($ 127 million), 16 million more than Cristiano Ronaldo, the second highest paid athlete in the world. Curiously, the third place is for another footballer: between wages and sponsorships, Neymar earns something like 93 million.

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