La Liga Highest-Paid players – One of the league’s most widely reported in the media, La Liga, a world of professional football competition full of controversy. The top league in Spain has one long-standing rival, Real Madrid and Barcelona.
Even so, there are still Atletico Madrid who lately have sharpened their fangs to disrupt the rivalry between Madrid and Barcelona.
La Liga also contains world football stars who have exorbitant salaries. Then who is the footballer in La Liga with the highest salary? Here is the list:
- Lionel Messi – Weekly Salary: € 1,360,731
Lionel Messi is one of the most successful footballers in the world. Messi can already be equated with football legends that have existed. Big names like Maradona are rarely paired with him. Messi seems to have recorded his history for the fame of his name which might have passed Maradona.
Many do not know that Messi at the age of 11 suffers from growth hormone deficiency disease. The team from Elite River Plate has the interest to cure it, but unfortunately because at that time the cost of treatment was quite expensive, reaching $ 900 per month.
Luckily, FC Barcelona’s Sports Director, Carles Rexach, found Messi, who has extraordinary talent in the sport of football. They also offered a contract and promised to pay for Messi’s treatment if he was willing to move to Spain. In the end, Messi and his family moved to Barcelona, Messi officially entered the club’s youth academy.
Currently, Messi has managed to prove that he is a most talented professional footballer with a salary of more than 1.3 million euros.
2. Antoine Griezmann – Weekly Salary: € 881,596
The Second highest paid Footballer in La Liga Griezmann, The New Barca Mega Star. Antoine Griezmann is a talented young player who is 28 years old. He is from France, Atletico Madrid big star. in Atletico, Antoine Griezmann gets € 881,000 per week. This dude just great where ever he goes. In Barca, this Frech Footballer get his salary higher € 881,596 per week. How his weekend goes on, Absolutely nice week.
3. Eden Hazard – Weekly Salary: € 600,962
After the move from Chelsea to Madrid, Eden Hazard replaces Cristiano position in Real Madrid, he is the new Real Madrid Mega Star, Los Blancos (Real Madrid FC nickname) give € 600,962 per week for Hazard that made him the third highest-paid players in La Liga.
He got a position as an attacking midfielder and could also be a winger at Real Madrid. Hazard is known to have started his career in the world of football since 1995.
4. Gareth Bale – Weekly Salary: € 537,346
The player with the full name Gareth Frank Bale is a player from Wales, United Kingdom. He plays for Real Madrid along with Hazard. The salary from Bale turns out to be under Eden Hazard, which is € 537,346. Bale plays as a wing midfielder in Madrid.
5. Luis Suarez – Weekly Salary: € 450,000
Luis Alberto Suarez Diaz became the fifth-highest paying footballer in La Liga. He is an attacker in Barcelona.
During his move to Barcelona, Luis Suarez was famous for being close to Lionel Messi. After Neymar was gone, the relationship between the two was rumored to be getting closer. The salary from Messi and Suarez is quite far behind, Suarez only gets € 450,000.
Potential Player to be in the next Top 5 Highest Paid Footballers in La Liga is Frenkie de Jong, This young Star received € 400,654 Weekly from Barcelona FC.
6. Frenkie de Jong – Weekly Salary: € 400,654
A player who came from the Netherlands, now with surprise, he managed to get into a giant club in La Liga, FC Barcelona. He is a player who is in the midfield position. Besides playing for Barcelona, he also plays for the Dutch national team. He gets a salary € 400,654 per week from Barcelona.
Suppose there is still Cristiano Ronaldo, of course maybe he will also be included in the list of footballers with the highest salaries in La Liga. – GreatInSports.com