The Portuguese captain is among the best footballers in the world. Ronald has played in three different football leagues. He played for Sporting Lisbon, Portugal, Played for Manchester United in the English Premier League before moving to Real Madrid in La Liga. In addition to that, he played for Juventus in Serie A before returning to Old Trafford.
The 36-year-old forward has been among the top earners across the top five European football leagues for the years. However, he lost his spot among the top 5 played footballers after signing for Manchester United over the summer transfer window.
Currently, he earns £ 480, 000 per week this is almost half of what he used to earn at Juventus. Here is a screenshot showing Ronald's career earning in the different clubs he has played for.
In this piece am going to highlight four footballers who are currently earning more wages than Ronald in Europe.
1. Lionel Messi
The 33-year-old star earns £500,000 per week after joining Paris Saint Germain which means he pockets £20,000 more than what Ronald earns at Manchester United.
2. Neymar Junior
The Brazillian is another football player who earns more than The Portuguese captain. Neymar earns £606, 000 at Paris Sait Germain after joining them from Barcelona.
3. Luis Suarez
The former Liverpool star signed a two-year contract with Athletico Madrid worth £575, 000 per week. Suarez used to earn £ 532,000 at Barcelona before joining Atletico Madrid.
4. Gareth Bale
The 31-year-old welsh forward is the last player on our list. The former Tottenham Hotspur star earns £500,000 at Real Madrid. The forward has only one year left under his contract with the Spanish giants. Bale spent the whole of last season on loan at Tottenham Hotspurs and he has since returned to his parent club and earned himself a spot in the starting lineup.
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