How Cristiano Ronaldo, the World’s Highest Paid Sports Star, Spends His Millions

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Cristiano Ronaldo is currently the highest paid athlete of any sport.
Ronaldo’s salary is in the tens of millions, and he has some of the biggest endorsement deals in football. This guy has a ridiculous amount of money to burn.
So, how does he earn it, and how does he spend it?

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22. Earnings

In the last 12 months, Ronaldo has earned $88 million, according to Forbes.

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Source: www.youtube.com

He is not only the highest-paid soccer player, but the highest paid sports athlete in the entire world!

Ronaldo - 21-121. Endorsement Deals

Ronaldo’s endorsement deals make up more than one-third of his cash.

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Source: www.fanpop.com

That’s’ about $32 million! He has deals with companies such as Tag Heuer and Nike.

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Source: www.footyheadlines.com

20. Nike Deal

Ronaldo’s Nike deal alone makes him $13 million!

Source: goodlifepromotions.net

Source: goodlifepromotions.net

Not too shabby.

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19. Other Deals

Ronaldo has also made deals with companies such as Herbalife, Castrol, Samsung, and KFC.

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Source: www.dailymail.co.uk

18. Sponsorships

On the top of Ronaldo’s mega-contract with Real Madrid, which is paying him $50 million a year in salary and bonuses, are his sponsorship deals.

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17. Buyout

If Ronaldo were to ever leave Madrid, the buying team would have to pay the club $1 billion in a buy-out.

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16. Cars

One of the things Ronaldo likes to spend his money on is cars. It’s one of his hobbies.

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Source: www.iodonna.it

He currently drives a $300,000 Lamborghini Aventador, along with his Maserati.

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Source: footballsermons.blogspot.com

15. More Cars

It’s been reported that Ronaldo also owns a Bentley, a Porsche, and a Mercedes, among other pricy cars.

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Source: www.spox.com

14. He’s Not Careful

Ronaldo crashed a $320,000 Ferrari in Manchester, where he used to play in 2009.

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Source: www.dailymail.co.uk

I guess he’s not the most careful driver even with his $300,000 cars.

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13. Home

He lives in an exclusive community in Madrid built by an architect named Joaquin Torres.

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Source: www.mirror.co.uk

The villa in La Finca is worth $7.1 million.

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12. Inside

Inside the house is ridiculously nice.

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source: mozaicsports.com

11. Property

Since we’re talking about property, Ronaldo dropped 18.5 million on an apartment in 2015.

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Source: www.dailymail.co.uk

The apartment was in Manhattan’s Trump Towers.

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Source: wwd.com

10. Watch

Ronaldo has been spotted wearing a Jacob and Co. watch. The watch is worth $160,000.

Source: www.watchonista.com

Source: www.watchonista.com

I guess that’s one o the perks of having an endorsement deal with the company.

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Source: english.alarabiya.net

9. Ronaldo’s Waxwork

The pro football player has been reported of spending $29,000 on a waxwork of himself, which stands in his hallway.

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Source: www.mirror.co.uk

 

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8. Love Life

Due to Ronaldo’s fame and wealth, his love life is a constant source of media scrutiny. He’s dated Irina Shayk…
…a beautiful Russian swimsuit model/actress.

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Source: afun4u.com

Unfortunately after five years, they split in January 2015.

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7. Fashion

Ronaldo is known as a fashion aficionado.

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Source: www.upscalehype.com

He’s just as comfortable in expensive suits as he is in his soccer uniform.

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Source: www.nydailynews.com

6. Model

A jack of all trades as they say, Ronaldo has also modeled for Armani and has an underwear line coming out with designer Richard Chai.

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Source: inlife.bg

 

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Source: www.dailymail.co.uk

5. Opposing Fans

Being appreciated by opposing fans hasn’t always been the case for Ronaldo’s pretty-boy image.

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Source: www.independent.co.uk

 

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4. He’s Not Bothered

Ronaldo doesn’t really care what people think. It doesn’t bother him. He told The Guardian, “I think that because I am rich, handsome and a great player people are envious of me.

Source: www.newsweek.com

Source: www.newsweek.com

I don’t have any other explanation.”

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Source: www.goal.com

3. He’s Human

Ronaldo has in fact displayed moments of actual human behavior.

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He actually cried after winning the Ballon d’Or last year.

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2. Charity Work

The football star also does charity work!

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He donated $165,000 to a Portuguese cancer center and $83,000 to fund a 10-year-old fan’s brain surgery.

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Source: www.jpost.com

1. Private Jet

Ronaldo bought a Gulfstream Jet for $21 million.

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He’s been known to flying all over the world with his girlfriend, often going to the US.

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