Cristiano Ronaldo the highest paid football player in the world

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Real Madrid star, Cristiano Ronaldo is the highest paid football player in the world, according to the portugese media. CR7 receives 12€ milions per year, which is a whopping 33 000€ per day. The second highest paid footballer is Lionel Messi, whose salaries are 10.5€ milions  per year. Fernando Torres is at the third place with 10€ milions per year, same as Yaya Toure in Manchester City.

Ricardo Kaka is on the 6. place with 9€ milions per year.

Real Madrid is the winner of the “World Football Challenge 2011”

Although the tournament ends 6th August, it became known that Real Madrid is the winner of the World Football Challenge 2011. In this competition clubs participated from Europe and North America. Win against Los Angeles Galaxy, Chivas Guadalajara and Philadelphia Union, with the goal difference of 9-2, Real Madrid brought a total of 17 points.

The same number of points has Manchester United, but with a lower goal difference (9-3) and the red devils are placed behind the Royal Club. Chivas Guadalajara, Club America and Barcelona mathematically can not reach Real Madrid C.F.

 

Club G W L PK W PK L GF GA GD Pts.
Real Madrid 3 3 0    0   0 9 2 7 17
Manchester United 3 3 0    0   0 9 3 6 17
Manchester City 3 2 0    1   0 5 2 3 13
Juventus 3 2 1    0   0 3 2 1 9
MLS Western Conf. (LA, VAN) 3 0 2    0   1 3 7 -4 4
MLS Eastern Conf. (NE, CHI, PHI) 3 0 3    0   0 3 9 -6 3
FC Barcelona 1 0 1    0   0 1 2 -1 1
Club América 2 0 2    0   0 0 3 -3 0
CD Guadalajara 2 0 2    0   0 0 4 -4 0