Messi, Ronaldo and Neymar ranks as the three richest athletes.
Barcelona’s Lionel Messi raked in $127 million dollars this past year in a combination of his salary and endorsements, making him the richest athlete on planet earth.
Forbes released their annual list of the world’s 100 highest-paid athletes today, revealing Messi as just the eighth different athlete to snag the top spot since Forbes started tracking athlete earnings in 1990. According to Forbes, Tiger Woods holds the record for most times atop the list with 12.
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