According to the car, the Brazilian ace is at number four. Neymar has earned US $ 95 million (R $ 486 million) in gross pre-tax revenue over the last 12 months, with US $ 70 million (R $ 358.66 million) from his work in four lines. The rest of Brazil has won through sponsorship and off-field action.
Neymar’s teammate Lionel Messi tops the PSG list. Argentina won US $ 130 million (R $ 667.86 million), of which US $ 75 million (R $ 385.30 million) was on the field alone.
In second place is Los Angeles Lakers NBA star LeBron James with 1 121.2 million. Cristiano Ronaldo of Manchester United completes the top 3 with US 11 115 million (R $ 589 million), of which US 55 55 million (R $ 281.80 million) is won out of four lines.
Roger Federer, the only tennis player on the list, is seventh. Yet without playing this year, most of his earnings come from sponsorships and extra-judicial actions.
Finally, current NBA champion Milwaukee Bucks’ Greek Giannis Antetokounmpo completed the top 10.
The 10 highest paid players in the world in 2022
- Lionel Messi (PSG), US 130 130 million (R $ 667.86 million)
- LeBron James (Los Angeles Lakers), 1 121.2 million
- Cristiano Ronaldo (Manchester United), US 11 115 Million (R 58 589 Million)
- Neymar (PSG), US 95 95 million (R $ 486 million)
- Stephen Curry (Golden State Warriors), 92 92.8 million
- Kevin Durant (Brooklyn Net), US 92 92.1 million (R $ 471 million)
- Roger Federer (Tnis), US 90 90.7 million (R $ 464.72 million)
- Canelo Alvarez (Boxing), US 90 90 Million (R $ 461 Million)
- Tom Brady (Tampa Bay Buccaneers), 83.9 million
- Giannis Antetokounmpo (Milwaukee Bucks) 80.9 million