Sports has contributed to a lot of best players in many different games, some of them have the best players in their sports. Some players went on to become the richest sports personality. Players including Messi, LeBron James, Roger Federer, Tiger Woods are some of the best and richest sports personalities. From the other sports, Football and Basketball have been very famous these days and have earned a lot of revenue through the same. These two sports are the most followed on the Sony ESPN channel and many more. Messi and LeBron have been the top scorer and main key players of their respective club, Messi has incredible dribbling skills and LeBron has incredible scoring skills. They are also the richest personality according to the Forbes Magazines and have also appeared in many magazines. We will go through these 2 players to see who is the most famous as well as the most paid personality?
While taking a look at Messi, the Catalan Club star has been in incredible form lately, the Winger has helped Barcelona reach the Topmost level. Being the highest-paid footballer in history, he has played up to his reputation. Messi’s net worth is approximately 400 Million Euros including his hotels and many sports cars living a luxury life.
However, LeBron is no different, in fact, he even earns more than the Catalan club player. The American professional basketball player earns 100 million dollars a year through his contract with the Los Angeles Lakers of the NBA. The player is often compared with the legend Michael Jordan, he has a net worth of around 500 million US dollars which is more than the Argentine Player.
However, money is not a matter as long as you are popular in your sports.