Back in August 2018, Business Insider UK compiled data from Forbes and to reveal the net worth of the top 10 richest football players in the world.

It was Cristiano Ronaldo who came out on top with a net worth of £250 million, followed closely by Lionel Messi in second with £230 million.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic then came in at third with £110 million, while Wayne Rooney (£93 million) and Eden Hazard (£77 million) placed fourth and fifth respectively.The remainder of the top 10 reads as follows, from sixth to tenth: