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Salaries Of The FIFA World XI Revealed?

The FIFA FIFPro World XI was named on Monday night, but what kind of salaries are the players in the team earning?

Tired of reading? Click through the gallery above to see what the players in the World XI are earning, according to totalSPORTEK!

Five Real Madrid players were named in the team, as well as two Paris Saint-Germain stars, two FC Barcelona players, one AC Milan defender (who finished last season with Juventus), and a Bianconeri legend.

Gianluigi Buffon, who was selected in goal for the 2017 World XI, is reportedly on £72 000 (R1.2 million) a week in Italy, while his former teammate and current PSG star Dani Alves is said to be on a weekly wage of £205 000 (R3.68 million) in France.

Another former Juve player was named in the team in the form of Leonardo Bonucci, who reportedly takes home £128 000 (R2.3 million) a week at Milan, whom he joined at the start of the season, much to the surprise of many around the world.

Los Blancos skipper Sergio Ramos, who has been a regular fixture in the dream team, is said to be on £200 000 (R3.6 million) a week in the Spanish capital, while his defensive teammate Marcelo reportedly earns £100 000 (R1.8 million) a week.

Toni Kroos is another Real star named in the side, and the German is believed to be on £200 000 (R3.6 million) a week, while his midfield partner Luka Modric is said to earn £180 000 (R3.2 million) a week. The third midfield maestro, Andres Iniesta, is reportedly on £165 000 (R2.9 million) a week at Barca, according to totalSPORTEK.

The front three consisted of the three finalists for the FIFA Best Men's award, a prize that Cristiano Ronaldo won for the fifth time in his career. The Portuguese reportedly earns £365 000 (R6.6 million) every week at Real, while Selecao talisman Neymar is said to be on £446 000 (R8.1 million) a week in France.

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Argentina superstar Messi is the highest earning player among the 11 who were named in the dream team, with the 30-year-old said to be on £500 000 (R9.1 million) a week at the Blaugrana.

Do you think these players are worthy of their massive salaries? Let us know in the comments section below. 


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