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The 5 highest paid soccer players in the world

Women's football continues to grow throughout the world at great speed, and with it market prices increase. Although there is still a noticeable d


Women’s football continues to grow throughout the world at great speed, and with it market prices increase. Although there is still a noticeable difference with the male market, also due to the fact that they generate much more than women, the salaries of the best soccer players have been growing notoriously.

These are the highest paid soccer players in the world:

Marta Vieira Da Silva

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Probably the best known player in the world. The Brazilian is one of the icons of women’s soccer and is currently playing in the United States, in Orlando Pride. Her salary is 373,000 euros a year.

Ada Hegerberg in the Champions League final

Ada Hegerberg in the Champions League final / Jonathan Moscrop/GettyImages

The Olympique de Lyon soccer player is one of the references in Norway, winning the golden ball in 2018. Apart from her contract with Nike, Ada pockets 396,000 euros per year.

megan rapinoe

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One of the most media players, for her constant struggles for equality. The 2019 Golden Ball sneaks into the podium of the best paid playing for the OL Reign. Her salary is 417,000 euros a year.

Alex Morgan

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Alex Morgan is one of the best known soccer players in the world. The American has returned to her country after serving at Olympique de Lyon and Tottenham to play for the San Diego Wave. Currently, her salary is 420,000 euros. To this we would have to add sponsors, of course.

Sam Kerr celebrates the FA Cup final

Sam Kerr celebrates the FA Cup final / Michael Regan/GettyImages

The Australian, one of the great jewels of Chelsea, is the highest paid soccer player in the world. The English club’s bet on the player has gone well, winning three leagues and reaching a Champions League final. Sam Kerr earns 513,000 euros per year.