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Pic Story Lionel Messi: Der Bimbes, das Einkommen und einige Vergleiche
Genderpaygap, die Bayern-Spieler, Fußballer-Einkommen 1970 und heute. Foto: Imago Images, all infographics by Onlinemortgageadvisor.co.uk
Did you know? Lionel Messi is the highest paid sports star in the world, with combined annual earnings of £97m/$126m. He is paid GBP 2.4m for every goal he scores.
Did you know? It would take the highest paid female footballer over 6.000 years to pay off Messi’s mortgage. We show the highest paid female footballer later in this pic story.
Did you know? The highest paid footballer earns the top earning rugby player’s wage in less than a day!
Did you know? It takes Messi just 39 minutes to earn the average UK salary, while he could afford to buy 412 average UK houses outright every year.
Did you know? Based on salary alone, boxing offers the highest potential annual wage, of GBP 70,5m
Did you know? Compared to Messi’s GBP 2.4m per goal, UK General Practitioners earn GBP 7 – 8 per patient they see.
Did you know? The average weekly wage in England’s top soccer division in 1970 was GBP 70, by 1980 it was GBP 550 and by 2020 it was GBP 33.868.
Did you know? Lionel Messi’s yearly income could pay for 2995 more nurses in hospitals.
And finally: Lionel Messi vs. the average UK salary. Quite a gap!
One more: Gender gap in soccer is huge. Messi earns 178.6 x the salary of the highest paid female football player Ada Hegerberg.
And the Bundesliga? Not bad either – these are the best paid players of Bayern Munich