Paris Saint-Germain’s Neymar, is now the second-
highest paid player in the world.
The 25-year-old completed his world-record move
to Ligue 1 on Thursday, after PSG activated his
£200m release clause.
Neymar has penned a five-year deal with he French
club, which will see him pick up £515,000 a week
at the Parc des Princes.
He is already the highest-paid footballer in Europe,
but only second to Shanghai Shenhua’s Carlos
Tevez in the world.
Here’s the current top 10.
1. Carlos Tevez (Shanghai Shenua) £615,000-per-
2. Neymar Jnr. (Paris Saint-Germain) £515,000-
3. Lionel Messi (Barcelona) £500,000-per-week
4. Oscar (Shanghai SIPG) £400,000-per-week
5. Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid) £365,000-per-
6. Gareth Bale (Real Madrid) £350,000-per-week
7. Hulk (Shanghai SIPG) £320,000-per-week
8. Paul Pogba (Manchester United) £290,000-per-
9. Graziano Pelle (Shandong Luneng) £290,000-
10. Wayne Rooney (Everton) £260,000-per-week