FC Barcelona is paying revenue of €365.9 million and ranked second in the list of 20 biggest revenue paying clubs. Players are earning incentives based on their performance apart from their respective salaries in Barcelona football club. Zlatan Ibrahimovic is the highest salaried football players in Barcelona football club. Ibrahimovic earns an annual pay of €9 million. Ibrahimovic also holds the second highest transfer fee record in the history of football with €69 million transfer fee from Internazionale football club to Barcelona football club. Lionel Messi of Barcelona football club is getting a salary of €8.4 million a year and Samuel Eto’o is drawing a salary of €7.5 million a year. Carles Puyol, Andres Iniesta and Xavi Fernandez are earning €5 million a year in Barcelona football club. Thierry Henry is earning €7.5 million in a year in FC Barcelona.Top money makers of Barcelona football club are: Read more..
FC Barcelona is a football team from Barcelona, Spain and is the best known football team in the world. The club was founded by a group of English, Spanish and Swiss men in the year 1899. Barcelona football club is also known as Barca. The motto of the Barcelona football club is “Mes que un clun” which means that “more than a club” The motto is because the club has become a Catalan institution. The official anthem of Barcelona FC is El Cant del Barca written by Josep Maria Espinas. FC Barcelono is the most successful club in Spain with Real Madrid.
Barcelona FC is one of the three clubs that has never been relegated from the Spanish La Liga. Barcelona football club has Twenty Spanish La Liga titles, Eight Spanish Super Cups, four Eva Duarte Cups, two League cups and with a record of twenty five Spanish Cups. FC Barcelona has also won a total of fourteen major trophies which includes ten UEFA competitions. Barcelona football club has three UEFA Super Cups, 3 UEFA Champions League titles, a record of three Inter-cities Fairs Cups, one FIFA club World Cup and another record of four UEFA Cup Winner’s Cups. FC Barcelona is the only club that played the continental football from European side in each season after the introduction of continental football in 1955.
Top division of Spanish football is La Liga which consists of 20 top teams of Europe. All the 20 teams are fighting for La Liga Championship to become the best club in Spain. La Liga is ranked second among the best national leagues in the world. La Liga is considered as the Europe’s best league than any other league by UEFA. Barcelona and Real Madrid is dominating the league. Read more..
Whenever people talk about soccer players in terms of their earnings, David Beckham is always at the top. But if one cares to check out the list of top notch 20 highest paid football stars, then they will realize that Beckham is not even close to them in terms of his earning. To most, it shall be cleared right here that Beckham earns $6.5 million annually which makes him part of top 50 highest paid players barely!
Surprising fact isn’t it? Well let’s just come out of David’s earning and have a quick glance into the top five highly paid football stars at present:
No. 1: Christiano Ronaldo, a 25 year old Portuguese player who plays as a forward for Real Madrid earns $17.06 million annually. In Spanish national team, Christiano is the most expensive player. It could be imagined by the fact that Real Madrid bought the rights of Christiano worth $132 million from Manchester United in 2009.
No. 2: Zlatan Ibrahimovic is a Swedish player who has been able to earn $15.7 million in 2009-2010 seasons. Ibrahimovic is a 29-year-old player who is a striker in Barcelona.
No. 3: Lonel Messi is the youngest 22 year old player of Argentina who is among the top 20 highest paid players in the football world. In the season of 2009-2010, Messi earned $13.7 million. Messi is going to represent his national team in 2010 FIFA World Cup.
No. 4: Samuel Eto’o, the Cameroon’s national football team captain has a contract at current of worth $13.74 million. In 2010 FIFA World Cup, Messi is going to lead his team and all eyes are on him to win the World Cup for Argentina.
No. 5: Kaka, the heartbeat of female fans and the most popular player of Brazilian team is going to earn $13.13 million this year by playing as a mid fielder for Real Madrid.
A money temptation along with style, glamour and popularity, football for sure is a way to live a perfect life!