Football is one of the most extravagant and highest-paid games globally, with players earning money in millions and billions. The viewership, fan-following, and the widespread publicity of the game imply why footballers have their garages full of supercars. The money earned by footballers through the matches in international leagues is so big that a list of options would become short to utilize such a big amount. The footballers’ main usage in recent years is on purchasing expensive supercars that cost millions and sometimes even billions. Sponsors Following is the list of top 10 flashiest supercars owned by these rich footballers:
Samuel Eto’o’s Aston Martin One-77
Samuel Eto’o has always insisted on being paid as much as possible. He was the highest-paid football player while he was playing for Anzhi Makhachkala FC. This implies he would own a streak of expensive supercars. As per a source, this Cameroonian footballer owns a Maybach Xenatec Coupe, a Bugatti Veyron, and an Aston Martin V12 Zagato. His most priced vehicle among these three stupendous cars, without any doubt, is Aston Martin One-77. It costs around 1.25 million euros.
Lionel Messi’s Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale
The Argentina legend Lionel Messi is known for playing some stupendous football on the ground with his pace and swiftness. With his brilliant game, he also earns a hefty amount as his earnings. Though Messi is not known for any ostentatious display of his money, he is as rich as one dreams of. The Argentinean owns a Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale, a limited-edition version of the Italian marque’s vaunted V8 GT car. It is one of the best supercars owned by this footballer.
Cristiano Ronaldo’s Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4
Cristiano Ronaldo has almost all the expensive supercars covered under his beautiful garage in his vast Porsche home. One of the most beautiful supercars owned and driven by him is the stunning Batman-Esque matte black Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4, whose V12 engine and 700 horses make it more powerful and dangerous than most of its competitors. It is one of the best fitting machines suitable for the Portuguese talisman who owns one of the best supercars.
Mario Balotelli’s Ferrari F12berlinetta
The 30-year-old Italian footballer Mario Balotelli is surely a car lover who earns excellent money through his game and sponsorships. He wrapped his Bentley at Manchester City in gauche camouflage decals. But what makes him appear in this list is the supercar Ferrari F12berlinetta, the Italian Stallion owned by him, which he drives in Milan, Italy. This sophisticated supercar boasts of a 6.3l V12 that produces 730 horsepower, capable of reaching 60 mph in 3.1 seconds.
Andres Iniesta’s Bugatti Veyron Super Sport
Andres Iniesta scored a winning goal in a World Cup Final, the incident from where he got fame and reputation. Bugatti’s parent company Volkswagen lose money on every Bugatti Veyron they produce, but it still has cost this Barcelona star around €2 million to pick up the keys for this Super Sport version of this supercar. The Veyron Super Sport, with its marvelous W16 engine and 1,200bhp, is currently the fastest road-legal supercar one can buy, with the best speed of 268mph.
Djibril Cisse’s “Pimped” Dodge RAM Van
French footballer Djibril Cisse is a glamourous person who loves people’s attention. He once appeared on MTV’s Pimp My Ride. In the episode, they turn a bad-conditioned old Dodge RAM van into a colorful and tech-laden Dodge RAM van that Cisse would probably love to drive. This supercar has some fascinating nifty red racing stripes.
Stephen Ireland’s Audi R8
The 34-year-old Irish footballer and Stoke midfielder Stephen Ireland have owned plenty of intricately gauche customized cars in recent years. The most notable car he owned was his Range Rover, but one of his more tasteful efforts was the prestigious supercar Audi R8. It had a detailed red paint color on the body, but his status as a Manchester City player necessitated a respray.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s Ferrari Enzo
The mighty Zlatan Ibrahimovic owns a diverse collection of supercars. The jewel supercar of the Paris Saint-Germain striker is surely the Ferrari Enzo, the stunning V12 Formula One-inspired mid-engine supercar that will cost more than €1 million. This 39-year-old Bosnian-Swedish footballer owns a variety of supercars, which is a testimony to his net worth.
Emmanuel Adebayor’s Aston Martin DBS
The 36-year-old Togolese striker owns a huge fleet of expensive supercars like a Mercedes G-Glass, a Bentley, a Porsche Carrera, and a polar bear friendly Fisker Karma. But the best motor supercar owned by this footballer is the Aston Martin DBS, a convertible version of the British marque’s highly appreciated V12 sports car.
Djibril Cisse’s Rolls-Royce Ghost
Cisse gets his name registered twice in the list because of the vast collection of supercars owned by this footballer. The Rolls Royce Ghost’s custom makeover brings this to the flashiest car list. The two-tone color scheme is a factory alternative on the V12 luxury saloon that is hand-built in West Sussex.
The list of all these footballers’ supercars shows the amount of money and fame embedded in this expansionary game. It showcases the wealth of these players who have filled their pockets with so much money that it is normal enough for them to spend million rupees just to buy a car. These rich footballers mainly earn this money from the games, match awards like a man of the match, best goal, best moment, etc., rich sponsorship companies who build contracts with them, annual events, and many more.
The increasing trend of this wealth-building of these rich footballers is good enough to a certain extent to motivate them. Still, this money could be used to promote and develop the game at lower levels, like in the English Premier League. This would encourage the players and would also help in buying equipment and kits for them to enhance their safety.
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