Ranking of Leagues With Best Paid Football Players

Football have become such exciting and expensive sport, at least in terms of the amount of money top clubs normally shelled out to buy or pay for their star players.

Checking out the latest data from Sporticos, it can be seen how much are star players being paid nowadays and from that list one can also list which leagues that have the most expensive footballers.

Topping that interesting line up is Spanish La Liga, as it’s without doubt since it’s where Real Madrid with their Portuguese star, Cristiano Ronaldo plays.

Sitting on second place is apparently France Ligue 1 since the mighty Zlatan Ibrahimovic is currently playing at Paris Saint-Germain.

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Surprisingly, Turkish league got themselves in fourth place seat notably because of Robin Van Persie’s arrival at Fenerbahce.

Among the highest paid players in every famous leagues, there are also some names that haven’t been circulating again in European football such as Andrea Pirlo and Alexandre Pato.

Obviously those list doesn’t represent the popularity or even the quality of competition, but merely on the highest paid players that league has.

Nevertheless, it’s always interesting to take a look at many perspective in football and ranking leagues basing on its highest paid players is definitely a subject worth checking out.