Updated: June 15, 2018 12:06 PM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018: Cristiano Ronaldo, Floyd Mayweather’s Net Worth, Salary & How They Spend Their Money.
Portugal star striker Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the richest athletes in the world and that makes him every advertisers dream. He was the highest paid athlete since the past two years, before boxer Floyd Mayweather dethroned him just this year, according to Forbes.
Currently, CR7, as he is popularly known is worth an estimated $400 million, which would in Indian currency be Rs 27.14 billion. He is currently the third highest paid athlete with an estimated $61 million salary (Rs 414 Cr) and bonuses as well as the $47 million (Rs 319 Cr) in he earns in endorsements.
He has so many endorsement deals and sponsorships — Tag Heuer, Herbalife, KFC, EA Sports, American Tourister to name a few — that it’s nearly impossible to keep track of all of them, according to Forbes.
The Real Madrid star is known known for his enigmatic, ultra-rich lifestyle. He has garners a whopping following on social media from his fans. He has 129, 122 and 74 million followers on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.