Ronaldinho overtook David Beckham as the richest soccer player with his salary, sponsorships, and endorsements reaching an annual revenue of 23 million euros ($28.47 million)
Beckham dropped to second with 18 million euros, down from 25 million the previous year. Ronaldo followed with 17.4 million euros. Wayne Rooney, Man U striker and PFA Young Player of the Year two times in a row was fourth with 16.1 million euros. Not bad for a 20 year old.
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