After transferring back to Manchester United from Juventus, Portuguese star forward Cristiano Ronaldo has topped the Forbes list of the highest paid footballers in the world.
Accordingly, the 36-year-old player will earn $125 million—before taxes—this season, Goal.com reported.
Lionel Messi, who transferred from Barcelona to PSG, has dropped to second place on this list. The Argentine star striker will receive $110 million this season.
And the third on this list is PSG’s Brazilian star forward Neymar, with $95 million.