Highest paid players in Europe (2021-2022)

Football is one of the biggest Sport in the World and its also one of the highest paying sports in the World. In this article we feature 5 of the highest paid football players in Europe this season.

5. Eden Hazard (€2.27 million per month)

Real Madrid’s number 7 Eden Hazard is 5th in the list who earns €2.27 million per month. Hazard hasn’t lived up to the expectations since his long awaited move from Chelsea to Real Madrid. Hazard has suffered a lot of injury setbacks at Real Madrid which have stopped the Belgian to shine in Spain. Hazard will be looking to overcome the fitness issues to make his mark at the Bernabeu.

4. Gareth Bale (€2.27 million per month)

Eden Hazard’s Real Madrid teammate Gareth Bale is 4th on the list who earns the same as Hazard, €2.27 million per month. Gareth Bale has been off color this season as once again he has been facing injury issues which has led to the Welshman miss a large number of games for Real Madrid. However, Bale’s contract is soon expiring at Real Madrid and the Spanish giants have no intention of renewing or retaining the player.

3. Cristiano Ronaldo (€2.63 million per month)

Cristiano Ronaldo moved to Manchester United from Juventus this summer and the Portuguese is the highest paid player in the Premier League. He has lived up to his price tag with several stunning displays for Manchester United. Ronaldo would be looking for a lot of improvement in this Manchester United squad as they have failed to impress in Europe and didn’t win any domestic title too.

2. Lionel Messi (€3.375 million per month)

Lionel Messi moved from Barcelona to Paris Saint Germain this summer in a move which shocked whole of Europe. However, the Argentine has failed to impress in Paris as he has only bagged 2 league goals whole season and struggled to get going. The Argentine is number 2 in the list with monthly wages of €3.375 million. Messi has been recently linked with a move back to Barcelona.

1. Neymar (€4.083 million per month)

The highest paid player in Europe is Neymar with a current salary of €4.083 million per month. The Brazilian is one of many superstars in a super PSG team. Neymar has a wonderful record for PSG and he would be looking to further add to it in the upcoming seasons. The Brazilian was glad to reunite with his former Barcelona teammate Leo Messi who arrived to Paris this summer.

This rounds up our list of top 5 highest paid football players in Europe. It’s pretty surprising how Kylian Mbappe isn’t a top 5 highly paid player yet but its fair to say Mbappe will be in this list sooner rather than later.

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