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Bayer Leverkusen v Paris Saint-Germain FC - UEFA Champions League Round of 16Bayer Leverkusen v Paris Saint-Germain FC - UEFA Champions League Round of 16
LEVERKUSEN, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 18: Zlatan Ibrahimovic of PSG celebrates scoring their second goal during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 first leg match between Bayer Leverkusen and Paris Saint-Germain FC at BayArena on February 18, 2014 in Leverkusen, Germany. (Photo by Alex Grimm/Bongarts/Getty Images)Alex Grimm Bongarts—Getty Images
LEVERKUSEN, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 18: Zlatan Ibrahimovic of PSG celebrates scoring their second goal during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 first leg match between Bayer Leverkusen and Paris Saint-Germain FC at BayArena on February 18, 2014 in Leverkusen, Germany. (Photo by Alex Grimm/Bongarts/Getty Images), Alex Grimm Bongarts—Getty Images
  • Affiliation
    Soccer/Sweden
  • Last Year's Rank
    18
  • Salary$20,509,500
  • Endorsements$3,000,000
  • Total Earnings$23,509,500

The captain of the Swedish national team is brash and cocky but backs it up on the pitch. He won FIFA’s 2013 Goal of the Year for a bicycle kick against England. With a salary of 15 million euros, he is the highest-paid player on Paris St. Germain, the team where David Beckham finished up his career. He also has a sizeable Volvo deal.

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