Beckham is world's richest footballer
Paris Saint-Germain star David Beckham is the world's wealthiest footballer with a staggering net worth of �175 million, ahead of Barca's Lionel Messi and Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo, according to the inaugural Goal Rich List 2013
Beckham finished some £59.5m ahead of his nearest rival, Barcelona phenomenon Lionel Messi (£115.5m), who in turn pipped Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo (£112m) for the runner-up spot.
Here’s the top five...
David Beckham: £ 175m
Lionel Messi: £ 115.5m
Cristiano Ronaldo: £ 112m
Kaka: £ 66.5m
Ronaldinho: £ 112m