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Beckham is world's best paid player
March 31st, 2009 7AM

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[MLS] David Beckham, the Los Angeles Galaxy midfielder who is playing on loan with Italy's AC Milan until July, is the world's best paid soccer player according to a list published by France Football that estimates players' income from salary and endorsements. ...

Top 10 highest-paid players
1. David Beckham (Los Angeles Galaxy/AC Milan): $42.7 million
2. Lionel Messi (FC Barcelona): $37.7 million
3. Ronaldinho (AC Milan): $25.8 million
4. Cristiano Ronaldo (Manchester United): $24.1 million
5. Thierry Henry (FC Barcelona): $22.4 million
6. Kaka (AC Milan): $19.9 million
7. Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Inter Milan): $19.9 million
8. Wayne Rooney (Manchester United): $17.8 million
9. Frank Lampard (Chelsea): $17.1 million
10. John Terry (Chelsea): $15.4 million
Source: France Football



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