The 10 Richest Soccer Players of All-Time

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Wayne Rooney — $125 Million

When he was a child, Wayne Rooney not only played football for the Liverpool Schoolboys, he also held the record for the most goals made in one season, which was an astounding 72. While there have been some who’ve surpassed his goals since, he’s still the player who was known for being an outstanding child athlete. Today, the British soccer star is worth more than $125 million. It’s said he earns more than $26 million per year for playing football and a lot more through his many endorsements, which he’s been receiving for years given his incredible talent and popularity.

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