In the history of football, one of the two greatest football players who earned more than two trillion rupees (one billion dollars) in his career, the dream of reaching the final is shattered, while the other is going to play the last final on Sunday.
The two most expensive football players in the world, Messi and Ronaldo, spent their childhood in poverty, Ronaldo’s mother was a cook, his father was a gardener, before his birth, his mother wanted to have an abortion due to poverty, forensic tests were also conducted on the Portuguese footballer, he is a basketball player. can jump longer than, Messi suffered from growth hormone deficiency in 11 years, it was difficult to afford 900 dollars a month, Argentine star Messi 620 million (140 billion rupees), Ronaldo’s total wealth is 490 million US dollars (about 110 rupees) Yes, France’s Mbappe, who is paid more than Messi and Ronaldo, is also hoping to win the trophy.
After losing to Morocco in the quarter-finals of the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Qatar, Portugal’s star footballer Cristiano Ronaldo said, “Unfortunately, my dream has ended.”
Ronaldo played five World Cups for Portugal, scoring a total of 118 goals in 196 international matches.
The great footballer of the world, Lionel Messi, the captain of the Argentine team, will be playing the World Cup match for the 26th time on Sunday, which is a record in itself. They have the last chance to win the World Cup trophy.
This will be Messi’s 1003rd match. He has never achieved this honor earlier in his career.
In this final between France and Argentina, Kylian Mbappé of France is the highest paid football player of the World Cup and the world. He has snatched the title of the world’s highest paid player from Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
According to Forbes, the 23-year-old earned $128 million last year. Four years ago, he led France to their first World Cup title since 1998. Remember, four of the five highest-paid soccer players in the world participated in the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Argentina’s Lionel Messi is in second place, earning $120 million this year. Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo is in third place with $100 million in annual earnings.
Brazil’s Neymar Jr. is fourth with $87 million, while Mohamed Salah is fifth with $53 million.
According to the report, Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo is the most followed player in the world. Ronaldo currently has 500 million followers on Instagram.
Cristiano Ronaldo net worth is 490 million USD. Forbes previously named him the world’s highest-paid athlete in 2016 and 2017. He is the first player to earn more than a billion dollars in career in 2020.
He is the third richest player after basketball player LeBron James and fellow soccer player Lionel Messi.
Cristiano Ronaldo’s earnings mainly come from his salary and winnings, the footballer earns US$60 million from his matches. Also they earn through the brand.
He has a US$1 billion lifetime contract with Nike, the sports brand that he signed in 2016 with a US$100 million signing-on bonus.
He also has brand ambassadorships for Delivery Hero, Herba Life, MTG, Nike, Unilever, among other brands. He also owns a company called CR Seven, which sells sunglasses, underwear, perfumes and shoes. Is. According to Forbes, he receives a million dollars for posting on his Instagram account.
Ronaldo earns US$47 million a year from Instagram posts. Not only this, but he is also included in the list of the richest people in the world.
The 37-year-old Ronaldo, whose name is Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro, was named Ronaldo after the then US President Ronald Reagan, who was his father’s favorite actor.
He was born on February 5, 1985, in Madeira, Portugal. He was the youngest of his 4 siblings, his mother was a cook and his father was a gardener.
Ronaldo’s mother revealed that she wanted to have an abortion when Ronaldo was about to be born due to poverty, her husband’s alcoholism, and having too many children, but her doctor refused to perform the procedure. Refused.
Ronaldo has six children. Their first son was born on June 17, 2010 in the US.
In January 2015, Ronaldo ended his five-year relationship with Russian model Irina Shayk.
Ronaldo fathered twins through surrogacy and is now in a relationship with Argentinian-born Spanish model Georgina Rodriguez, who gave birth to a daughter on 12 November 2017.
Ronaldo’s father, Jose, died in September 2005 at the age of 52 from an alcohol-related liver disease when Ronaldo was 20 years old.
Ronaldo said he doesn’t drink alcohol, he won a case from a British newspaper for drinking too much in a nightclub, he doesn’t even have any tattoos, he regularly donates blood and bone marrow.
In 2017, he was accused of tax evasion and in 2018, he was sentenced to two years in prison and a fine, which was later suspended due to a deal with the authorities.
He is also known for his philanthropic work. When Cristiano Ronaldo was 17 years old, he started playing professional football for the Portuguese Super League.