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July 30, 2020

Roger Federer Net Worth (2020)

Roger Federer's Net Worth

           The Profile                   
NameRoger Federer 
Age38
ProfessionTennis Player                     
CountrySwitzerland 
Net Worth$450 million 

How much is Roger Federer's net worth? 
Roger Federer started ranking in the top 10 after winning the 2002 Hamburg Masters. He has been a very prolific athlete winning lots of titles during an awesome tennis career. Roger is the only player to amass 1,200 wins in the Open Era after Jimmy Connors and has won 20 Grand Slam singles titles which is the most for a male player in history. 

Roger Federer is the highest paid athlete in the world 2020 according to Forbes list. He tops the annually released list with earnings of over $160 million and thus one of the major reasons why Roger Federer's net worth is a huge check. 

Early Life 

Roger Federer on August 8, 1981 was born in Basel, Switzerland to a German Swiss father and a South African mother. He has only one sibling, his older sister and they are of Swiss, German and South African descent.

Growing up in nearby Bisfeldon, Riehen and Muchinstein. Federer speaks Swiss, German, English, French Italian and Swedish. 

He was subject to compulsory military service in the Swiss Armed Forces. Roger was ruled unsuitable and was subsequently not required to fulfill his military obligations. 

Tennis Career 

Roger Federer' Tennis Career

Roger Federer enjoyed a successful junior career in tennis before he entered the top 100 ranking for the first time in 1999. The international breakthrough of the tennis star came during the 2001 Wimbledon championships. 

He was just 19 at then and faced the four times defending champion and all-time Grand Slam leader Pete Sampras and defeated him to reach the quarterfinals. Federer ranked in the top 10 for the first time when he won his first Masters series event at the 2002 Hamburg Masters on clay. 

Roger Federer in 2003 won his first Grand Slam singles titles at Wimbledon. He won three Grand Slam singles for the first time in his career and was the first to do this since 1988 by Mats Wilander. 

Federer rose to number one for the first time after the 2004 Australian Open held in Melbourne where he won Marat Safin. He won his first tournament on his home soil, Switzerland becoming victorious in the Swiss Open held in Gstaad, Switzerland. 

He is one of the eight men to have achieved a career Grand Slam. Federer has reached a record 31 men's singles Grand Slam titles. He was also a member of Switzerland's winning team of Davis Cup in 2014.

Roger is the only player to have won 100 or more career singles titles as well as to amass 1,200 wins in the Open Era after Jimmy Connors. His apparent effortlessness and efficient movement on the court have made Federer highly popular among tennis fans. 

Career Highlights
  • Australian Open: 6X
  • French Open: 1X
  • Wimbledon: 8X
  • US Open: 5X
  • Davis Cup: 1X
  • ATP Finals: 6X
  • ATP Tour 500: 24X
  • ATP Tour Masters 1000: 28X
  • ITF World Champion: 5X
  • ATP Player of the Year: 5X
  • BBC Overseas Sports Personality of the Year: 4X
  • Laureus World Sportsman of the Year: 5X
What is Roger Federer's net worth?


As of 2020, The net worth of Roger Federer is estimated at $450 million. He became the highest paid athlete in the world and was the first tennis player to reach the top of the Forbes list. Roger Federer huge title earnings and endorsement deals makes him one of the richest athletes in the world and the 2nd richest player on our list of richest tennis players.

What are Roger Federer's sponsorship deals?

Roger Federer earned $106.3 million from wins and sponsorship deals between June 2019 and May 2020. His net worth and earnings are more likely to increase after he signed a $300 million reportedly with sponsorship deal with Japanese clothing company, Uniqlo after his long term deal of over 20 years with Nike ended in 2018.

The deal allows Federer to earn as brand ambassador for Uniqlo and also be able to sell patches on his shirts which was something that Nike has forbidden him from doing. It runs over ten years and includes and unprecedented clause that will allow Federer to keep collecting even if he doesn't play for the end of his deal. 

Moving away from Uniqlo, Roger Federer's endorsement deals with Rolex is worth $15 million. He is all in deals with Credit Suisse, Lindt, Nationale Suisse, Sunrise, Elektroapparate and Jura - All Swiss companies. 

Other sponsorship deals includes NetJets, Emmi AG, Maurice Lacroix, Moet & Chandon, Barilla, Mercedes Benz, Gillette and Wilson. 

Most Expensive Things Owned By Roger Federer 

5) Mercedes E Class Cabriolet 

Roger has a huge love for Mercedes and that even adds up as he also has a sponsorship deal with the car company. The E Class Cabriolet has a 3982 CC single cylinder engine and amazing 603.46 BHP. The cost of the car is around $150,000.

4) Mercedes SLS AMG

Roger Federer's Mercedes

This is the most expensive Mercedes car owned by the tennis superstar. The luxury car comes with a 6208 CC engine with 5 cylinders and 420 horsepower. The cost of the car is over $400,000.

3) Dubai Apartment

Lavish Dubai apartment belonging to Roger Federer

He owns a lavish apartment in Dubai, UAE. The main goal for the apartment was to serve as a base of training to get use to heat and different weather conditions from his home country, Switzerland. 

2) Crap Carver Villa

Most expensive things owned by Roger Federer - Crap Carver Villa

In 2008, Roger Federer bought a home in the Swiss village of Valbella. The Swiss style modern charlet includes some surrounding land with tennis court, having a lot of spaces and other features Roger would love. 

1) Wollerau Penthouse Apartment 

Most expensive things owned by Roger Federer - penthouse apartment in wollerau

The tennis player owns a a lakeside penthouse in Wollerau, South of Zurich in Switzerland. This location has a reputation of huge tourist attractions each year and its a leading global city and among the world's largest financial cities. 

Motivational Quotes To Learn From Roger Federer 

1) I’ve always been aware that the image you patiently construct for an entire career can be ruined in a minute. It scares you a bit, but that’s the way things are.

2) You have to believe in the long term plan you have but you need the short term goals to motivate and inspire you.

3) Sometimes you have to accept that a guy played better on the day than you.

4) Once you find that peace, that place of peace and quiet, harmony and confidence, that’s when you start playing your best.


5) I always believe if you’re stuck in a hole and maybe things aren’t going well you will come out stronger. Everything in life is this way.

6) When you do something best in life, you don’t really want to give that up – and for me it’s tennis.

7) I’m a very positive thinker, and I think that is what helps me the most in difficult moments.

8) You have to put in a lot of sacrifice and effort for sometimes little reward but you have to know that if you put in the right effort the reward will come.

9) There is no way around hard work. Embrace it. You have to put in the hours because there’s always something which you can improve.

10) What I think I’ve been able to do well over the years is play with pain, play with problems, play in all sorts of conditions.

References

July 29, 2020

LeBron James Net Worth (2020)

LeBron James Net Worth

           The Profile                   
NameLeBron Raymone James Sr 
Age35
ProfessionNBA Player/ Entrepreneur
CountryUnited States of America
Net Worth$480 million

How much is LeBron James net worth? 
LeBron James is widely regarded as one of the greatest NBA players of all-time. He started his great basketball displays from high school and was the first overall draft pick for Cleveland cavaliers in 2003. He has seen many successful stints in NBA with teams like Miami Heat, Cavaliers and Lakers. 

LeBron James net worth is a huge check as he is always on the list of highest paid athletes in the world. He earns hugely from salaries and endorsement deals with Nike being the most significant company James has sponsorship deal with. 

Early Life 

LeBron Raymone James Sr was born on December 30, 1984 in Akron, Ohio. His mother was just 16 years old when she gave birth to him and had to grow up without his father who was with high criminal records. 

James was introduced to basketball at the age of 9 by a local youth football coach Frank Walker whom James stayed with his family. He led the Northeast Ohio shooting stars alongside his friends Sian Cotton, Dru Joyce III and Willie McGee to success on local and national level while playing Amateur Athlete union (AAU) basketball. 

Career 

Basketball (NBA)

LeBron James's NBA Career

LeBron James met his first success in high school basketball breaking records and touted by the national media as the future of NBA. The superstar joined Cleveland Cavaliers in 2003 as the first overall draft pick. 

In his first season with the Cavaliers, LeBron was named 2003-04 NBA Rookie of the Year. The NBA star went ahead to establish himself vastly as one of the league's premier players Winning the NBA MVP Awards in 2009 and 2010.

In 2010, James moved to Miami Heat as a free agent after his stint with Cleveland Cavaliers which didn't get him a championship. He later got what he wanted but with Miami Heat, winning his first two NBA championships in 2012 and 2013. LeBron received lots of awards during these seasons like NBA MVP and finals MVP. 

LeBron James handed Cleveland their first championship in 52 years in 2016 when he led them to victory in the NBA finals over Golden State Warriors after returning form Miami Heat in 2004.

He signed with Los Angeles Lakers in 2018 after a successful stint with the Cavaliers. On January 25, 2020 James passed the Miami Heat legend Kobe Bryant for third on the all-time regular season scoring list unfortunately the following day was when Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash. 

His playing style which is athletic and versatile has drawn comparisons to Hall of Famers Oscar Robertson, Magic Johnson and Micheal Jordan. James has been ranked by ESPN as the best player in NBA since 2011.

The player is widely considered as one of the greatest basketball players in NBA history and he's always in strong comparism with basketball legend Micheal Jordan. 

Career Highlights 
  • NBA Champion: 3X
  • NBA All Star: 16X
  • NBA Most Valuable Player: 4X
  • NBA All Star Game MVP: 3X
  • NBA finals MVP: 3X
  • USA Basketball Male Athlete of the Year: 1X
  • NBA Rookie of the Year: 1X
  • NBA All Defensive First Team: 5X
  • All NBA First Team: 12X
  • AP Athlete of the Year: 3X
Entrepreneurship

LeBron James Entrepreneurship

Many see LeBron James only as a basketball player but that's not the reality. His portfolio has expanded beyond just being one of the biggest NBA stars in history, indulging into many investments and media ventures.

In 2012, James invested in Blaze Pizza and now the company has become the fastest growing food chain in the US of all time. This deal with the pizza chain made him leave the deal he had with McDonalds. His original investment of $1 million has turned into $35 million and still increasing. 

James landed a thrillingly invasive talk show on HBO which is known as "The Shop". The Show's format is simple, he gathers his celebrity friends together in a barbers shoo sitting to talk about fame, race and culture. "The Shop" represents the most logical extension of LeBron James media company, Uninterrupted. 

Speaking of Uninterrupted, $15.8 million was invested into the company from Warner Bros Entertainment in 2015. The multimedia network was created by LeBron James and his partner Maverick Carter. He also built the production company, SpringHill Entertainment. The mission of the company is to empower greatness in every individual from creators consumers. 

What is LeBron James net worth?

As of 2020, LeBron James net worth is estimated at $480 million. He is one of the richest athletes in the worldt and also a top ranker on our richest basketball players in the world list. 

What is LeBron James salary?

The current salary of the NBA superstar is over $37 million annually making him the sixth highest paid NBA player with five others topping him. During James first ten seasons in the NBA, he earned over $126 million in salary alone. He also earned an estimated $326 million from endorsements during those periods. 

What are LeBron James sponsorship deals?

James at the age of 18 signed his first Nike endorsement deal and the deal paid him $90 million over seven years, $12.8 million per year. He currently earns $20 million per year from the sportswear company. LeBron signed a lifetime deal with Nike in 2015 worth over $1 billion. 

He has endorsement deals with the likes of Baskin Robbin's, McDonalds, Microsoft, state farm, Coca-Cola, Dunkin Donuts, Samsung and more. 

Most Expensive Things Owned By LeBron James 

5) Ferrari F430 Spider 

LeBron James owns a Ferrari F430 Spider

LeBron James is a Ferrari lover. The Ferrari F340 Spider cost LeBron $154,000. The custom made car features a lightweight V8 engine that produced 490 horsepower. The spider is capable of accelerating from 0-62 mph in a mere 4.1 seconds and achieve a top speed in excess of 193mph.

4) Rolex Watch Collection 

Rolex watch collection of LeBron James

He owns an impressive collection of Rolex wristwatches. James likes to add to his awesome luxury watch collection whenever he hits a major milestone in his NBA career. The collection includes a Rolex Day-Day II,  Rolex Yatch-Master II and a Rolex Sky Dweller. 

3) Coconut Groove Mansion

LeBron James owns a mansion in Coconut Groove

The $9 million mansion owned by LeBron is located in coconut groove, Miami Florida. The property spreads over an area of 15,000 square feet with lush palm trees, sprawling gardens and tight security. It bears a Yatch dock, 6 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms. 

2) Ohio Mansion 

Ohio Mansion of LeBron James

In 2003, LeBron James purchased the mansion for annual $2.1 million while he was on his first stint with Cleveland Cavaliers. Renovations have seen the property to expand over 35,400 square feet. The home is worth about $9.2 million currently. 

1) Gulfstream G280

Gulfstream G280

James has a Gulfstream G280 that is worth around $22 million. The NBA star sure loves luxury and their won't be an exception while traveling. 

Motivational Quotes To Learn From LeBron James 

1) I hear that word pressure all the time. There is a lot of pressure put on me, but I don’t put a lot of pressure on myself. I feel if I play my game, it will take care of itself.

2) I hear my friends and my mom tell me I’m special, but honestly, I still don’t get it.

3) I think, team first. It allows me to succeed, it allows my team to succeed.

4) Dream as if you’ll live forever. Live as if you’ll die today.

5) Don’t be afraid of failure. This is the way to succeed.

6) I treated it like every day was my last day with a basketball.

7) I’m going to use all my tools, my God-given ability, and make the best life I can with it.

8) Warren Buffett told me once and he said always follow your gut. When you have that gut feeling, you have to go with don’t go back on it.

9) I think the reason why I am who I am today is because I went through those tough times when I was younger.

References

July 28, 2020

Lionel Messi Net Worth (2020)

Lionel Messi's Net Worth

           The Profile                   
NameLionel Andrés Messi Cuccittini 
Age33
ProfessionFootball Player 
CountryArgentina
Net Worth$400 million

How much is Lionel Messi's net worth? 
Lionel Messi is widely regarded as one of the greatest of all time and often seen as the best player in the world. Overcoming his growth hormone deficiency with the aid of Barcelona FC, Messi has played only for the club in all his career. 

The six times Ballon d'or winner is the all time goalscorer for both Argentina and FC Barcelona scoring over 700 career goals for club and country. 

He has always been a top ranker on the Forbes list of highest paid athletes released annually and was atop in 2019. Lionel Messi's net worth is really important to fans giving that the famous stat is on a huge salary at FC Barcelona and earns a lot from numerous sponsorship deals. 

Early Life

Lionel Andrés Messi Cuccittini was born in Rosario, Argentina on June 24, 1987. His Dad was a steel factory manager by name Jorge Messi who has four children with Messi being the third. 

He developed passion for football while growing up in a tight-knit football loving family. Messi's earliest influence as a player came from his maternal grandmother. After her death, Lionel was devastated and as a devout Catholic has always celebrated his goals by looking up and pointing to the sky in tribute of his grandmother. 

At the young age of 10, Lionel Messi was diagnosed with a growth hormone deficiency. Argentine clubs River Plate and Newell's Old Boys after promising to foot the bills later dissapointed. Messi was signed at age 13 by FC Barcelona with the contract predicated on the club paying for his medical treatments. 

Football Career 

Lionel Messi's career

Lionel Messi came on in the 75th minute during a friendly match against Porto to make his first team debut at the age of 16. His superb performance put him on daily training with the club's reverse side, Barcelona B and weekly with the first team. 

He became an integral player for the club within three years of making his competitive debut. Messi helped Barcelona FC to win their first treble in Spanish football - when a club wins three trophies in a single season. 

Messi won his first Ballon d'or in 2009 after the treble success. He was followed by Cristiano Ronaldo and Xavi taking the second and third position respectively. He won the Ballon d'or in additional three seasons becoming the first player to win it four times and consecutively. 


He won his fifth and sixth Ballon d'or in 2015 and 2019 respectively becoming the highest winner of the prestigious award ahead of his arch rival Cristiano Ronaldo. Messi became the captain of Barcelona in 2018 and still holds the role. 

Lionel Messi has most caps for the Argentina national team with 138 and he's also the all-time goalscorer for the team with 70 goals ahead of Gabriel Batistuta and Sergio Aguero. He has scored over 700 senior career goals for club and country. 

Highlights 
  • Ballon d'or: 6X
  • European Golden Shoe: 6X
  • UEFA Champions League: 4X
  • La Liga: 10X
  • Best FIFA Men's Player: 6X
  • UEFA Best Player: 2X
  • Spanish Super Cup: 8X
  • Spanish Cup: 6X
  • FIFA Club World Cup: 3X
  • UEFA Super Cup: 3X
What is Lionel Messi's net worth?

As of 2020, the net worth of Lionel Messi is estimated at $400 million. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest of all time. Forbes ranked Messi as the highest paid athlete in 2019 and has been a top ranker on the list since 2013. He is one of the richest athletes in the world And the second richest football player in the world

What is Lionel Messi's salary & sponsorship deals?
Tha famous soccer star earns €565,000/ $610,000/ £500,000 salary per week. This huge amount is due to the latest contract signed by Lionel Messi and also has Neymar to thank for his departure from the club, taking his huge wages off the book.

His most significant sponsorship deal is with Adidas, the rivalry of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi continues to their boot makers Nike and Adidas. Messi signed a similar contract to that of Ronaldo's Nike lifetime deal with Adidas. 

Away form the sportswear company, Messi also has endorsement deals with Gillette, Pepsi, huawei, Ooredo, Hawkers etc. 

Most Expensive Things Owned By Lionel Messi 

5) Luxury Yatch

Messi and his teammates rents a yatch

Lionel Messi with his friends and teammates Luis Suarez and Cesc Fabregas rented a Yatch during the summer of 2019. The cost of the luxury Yatch was about $50,000 a week and it was all for a luxury holiday. 

4) £1.5 million Pagani Zonda Roadster

Pagani Zonda owned by Lionel Messi

This car is one of the most expensive rides in Lionel Messi's car collection. The rare car has only 40 of its kind made making it one of the richest and most expensive cars in the world. 

3) Ferrari 335S Spider Scaglietti 

Ferrari 335S Spider Scagliette driven by Sterling Moss

This was reportedly bought by Lionel Messi after reports stated that the football star outbid Cristiano Ronaldo for a 1957 Ferrari 335 S spider. It was claimed that Messi was the highest bidder for the car which was driven by Sterling Moss in Cuban Grand Prix in 1958.

2) Bellamar Mansion 

Lionel Messi house in Spain

In 2009, Lionel Messi bought an old house for €1.8 million in Bellamar, Castelldefels in Barcelona. The football star has spent over €6 million renovating and adapting his home to his taste. He also bought out his neighbors due to the often played loud music and noisy and rude conduct. 

1) Private Jet 

Messi's private jet, the Gulfstream V

Lionel Messi owns a $15 million luxury private jet, a 2004 Gulfstream V. The car can accommodate sixteen people and features two kitchen and bathrooms. The steps of the plane bears the name of him and his family and significant number 10 at the plane's tail. 

Motivational Quotes To Learn From Lionel Messi 

1) You cannot allow your desire to be a winner to be diminished by achieving success before and I believe there is room for improvement in every sportsman.

2) It takes sacrifice as well as talent.

3) Sometimes you have to accept you can’t win all the time.

4) I’m never satisfied. I always push my limits and I always try to get better every day.

5) I’m always proudest whenever I’ve been part of a trophy-winning team. Lifting a title makes me feel so happy because it’s what I want to do in football: be successful.

6) I start early and I stay late, day after day, year after year. It took me 17 years and 114 days to become an overnight success.

7) You can overcome anything, if and only if you love something enough.

8) A lion doesn’t concern himself with the opinions of the sheep.

9) I like to score goals but I also like to have friends among the people I have played with.

10) You have to fight to reach your dream. You have to sacrifice and work hard for it.

References

July 27, 2020

Cristiano Ronaldo Net Worth (2020)


Cristiano Ronaldo's Net Worth

           The Profile                   
NameCristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro 
Age35
ProfessionFootballer/ Entrepreneur/ Model 
CountryPortugal 
Net Worth$460 million

How much is Cristiano Ronaldo's net worth? 
The Funchal born soccer star is regarded as the best football player in the world by many. After much impression at Sporting CP he moved to Manchester United where he won his first Ballon d'or in 2008.

Cristiano Ronaldo has over 700 goals in his senior career for both club and country. 

He currently plays for Juventus where moved to from Real Madrid in 2018. Cristiano Ronaldo's net worth is a major factor as the football star became the second highest paid athlete of the decade and one of the richest. 

Early Life 

Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro was born in Sao Pedro, Funchal on February 5, 1985. He grew up in Santo Antonio and the fourth and youngest child of Maria Dolores dos Santos Viviero do Aveiro and his father José Dinis Aveiro who died in 2005.

He grew up in a Catholic impoverished home, sharing a room with all bus siblings. Dos Santos bears the name Ronaldo due to his Father's favorite movie star, Ronald Reagan who was the president of United States when Cristiano was born. 

At the age of 12, he went on a three-day trial with Sporting CP who signed for a fee of £1,500. Ronaldo at 14 believed that he was able to play semi-professionally and agreed to cease education with his mother in order to focus entirely on football. 

Cristiano Ronaldo was diagnosed with a racing heart condition that made him gibe up football. He underwent a heart surgery where a laser was used to cauterise multiple cardiac pathways into one and altering his resting heart rate. 

Career 

Football (Soccer)

Cristiano Ronaldo's football career

The famous star started out at Sporting CP. At age 16, Ronaldo was promoted from the youth team by first team manager who was impressed by his dribblings.

He impressed Manchester United manager, Sir Alex Ferguson in a match Sporting CP defeated them. Ferguson was urged to sign the young player by many and he did for £12.24 million.

Ronaldo helped Manchester United win three successive Premier league titles, UEFA Champions League and FIFA Club World Cup. 

At the age of 23, Cristiano Ronaldo won his first Ballon d'or and has won additional four times making it five since then. He moved to the Spanish giant, Real Madrid for a then world record fee of €94 million (£80 million) in 2009.

Ronaldo was just getting started with his impression record breakings and goal scorings. He helped Real Madrid to win 15 trophies which included the La Liga, Copa dey Rey and UEFA Champions league titles. He is the all-time goalscorer for Real Madrid with 451 goals in 438 competitive appearances. 

On the Club's list of players with most goals, Cristiano Ronaldo tops with with the likes of Raul and Alfredo Di Stefano following. 

He won his other Ballons d'or in Real Madrid after finishing as the runner up for three times behind his rival Leo Messi

He was named the best Portuguese player of all-time by the Portuguese football Federation in 2015. Cristiano Ronaldo is the most capped player in Portugal national team with 164 caps and also the highest goal scorer with 99 goals. 

Ronaldo became the first player to win the UEFA Champions League title five times after Real Madrid lifted the trophy for the third consecutive time in 2018. The won the English side Liverpool in the finals that was played in Kiev, Ukraine. 

He moved to the Italian side Juventus in 2018 after the Champions League win with an initial fee of €100 million which is the highest to ever be paid by an Italian club and also for a player over 30 years old. 

After Portugal won the Euro 2016, the Madeira airport in Funchal was renamed as Cristiano Ronaldo International Airport on July 2016.

Cristiano Ronaldo was awarded a golden visa by United Arab Emirates under the Dubai Sports Council Initiative to connect global players and encourage them to invest and live jn UAE. 

Highlights 
  • Ballon d'or: 5X
  • European Golden Shoes: 4X
  • UEFA Champions League trophy: 5X
  • UEFA European Championship: 1X
  • UEFA Nations Cup: 1X
  • Senior Career Goals: 700+
  • Professional Career Appearances: 1000+
  • FIFA Club World Cup: 4X
  • Player of the Year: 5X
  • UEFA Best Player: 3X
  • The Best FIFA Men's Player: 5X
  • English Champion: 5X
  • Spanish Super Cup: 2X
Modelling/ Entrepreneurship

Cristiano Ronaldo on CR7 underwear

Cristiano Ronaldo is the most followed user on both Instagram and facebook. He is a world celebrity on a par with film stars, artists or politicians. The global reputation of the football star helps him to see a successful entrepreneurship journey. 

He has a line of footwear and signed an alliance with a Portuguese hotel chain (Pestana) and a traveling museum in Portugal stuffed with his most priced treasures. 

Cristiano Ronaldo has assembled a diverse portfolio of business interests that will keep him occupied for years to come. One of his most popular businesses ventures is the Pestana CR7 hotels. He teamed up with the Pestana hotel group for a successful hospitality business. 

Ronaldo has a vast line of fashion products with his brand, CR7. The most popular are CR7 underwear, CR7 Denim, CR7 footwear and CR7 perfumes. He models his products with nice photos which has been going really well. 

What is Cristiano Ronaldo's Net Worth?

As of 2020, the net worth of Cristiano Ronaldo is estimated at $460 million. He is one of the richest athletes in the world and tops the list of our richest football players in the world. Forbes ranked him as the second highest paid athlete of the decade behind Floyd Mayweather

What is Cristiano Ronaldo's Salary?

Cristiano Ronaldo took a lower salary on his move to Juventus compared to the £365,000 a week he was paid in Real Madrid. His contract at the Italian side is said to be worth €31 million annually. 

He is one of the most lucratively rewarded footballers in the world. Neymar receives a staggering £537,000 weekly salary while Ronaldo's arch rival Lionel Messi is currently on £500,000.

What are Christian Ronaldo's Endorsement deals?

His most significant sponsorship deal is with the sportswear giant, Nike. Cristiano Ronaldo signed a lifetime contract with the company that is worth $1 billion which is similar to the contract Nike also offered to LeBron James and the legendary Micheal Jordan.

Moving away from Nike, he also has deals with Tag Heuer, Egyptian Steel, Herbalife Electronic Art, DAZN among others. 

Most Expensive Things Owned By Cristiano Ronaldo 

5) £1.8 million Jacob & Co

Cristiano Ronaldo flashes his expensive time piece

This is one of the most expensive things owned by the famous football star. He first flashed the gorgeous wristwatch during a prematch press conference. The custom made 424 fitted white diamonds luxury timepiece is worth a whooping £1.8 million. 

4) Bugatti Chiron 

Cristiano Ronaldo's Bugatti Chiron

The famous star showed off his speed monster, the Bugatti Chiron just after making his 400th appearance for Real Madrid in 2017. The car bears a CR7 logo embossed on the headrests and painted on the side of the car. 

3) $18 million Trump Tower Apartment 

Cristiano Ronaldo buys an apartment in Trump Tower

It was reported that Cristiano Ronaldo paid a huge sum of $18 million for a 2,509 square foot loft in the Trump Tower on fifth Avenue. The place belonged to Alessandro Proto, a business partner of Donald Trump. 

2) Turin Mansion 

Ronaldo's mansion in Turin

This house is one of the fabulous mansions owned by the richest football player in the world. He bought the house after signing for Juventus in 2018and relocated to Turin. 

1) Gulfstream G650 Private Jet 

Cristiano Ronaldo and girlfriend on his Gulfstream private jets

Cristiano Ronaldo's private jet is the Gulfstream G650 jet. This beauty had a least asking price of $70 million in 2019 and can carry 11 to 18 passengers. Well, as one of the richest and famous celebrities, Ronaldo sure loves luxury. 

Motivational Quotes To Learn From Cristiano Ronaldo 

1) We don’t want to tell our dreams. We want to show them.

2) There is no harm in dreaming of becoming the world’s best player. It is all about trying to be the best. I will keep working hard to achieve it but it is within my capabilities.
 
3) If you think you’re perfect already, then you never will be.

4) I don’t have to show anything to anyone. There is nothing to prove.

5) Your love makes me strong, your hate makes me unstoppable.

6) Dedication, hard work all the time, and belief.

7) I'm living a dream I never wanna wake up from. 

References

July 26, 2020

The Top 10 Richest Politicians in Nigeria 2020

The Richest Politicians in Nigeria

Who are the richest politicians in Nigeria? 
This list is filled with incumbent Senators, former Senators, incumbent Governors, former Governors, former President and even former Heads of State. They have accumulated lots of wealth over their years in power in addition to their founded enterprises.

Some were in power for a full tenure while others only had half of it but either way they are recognized as the richest politicians in Nigeria .The likes of former Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha, APC national chairman, Bola Tinubu and former vice president, Atiku Abubakar are top names on list.

S/NoPoliticians Net Worth
10Dino Melaye$33.3 million
09Seyi Makinde $134 million
08Nasir El-Rufai$400 million
07Orji Uzor Kalu $700 million
06Rotimi Amaechi $780 million
05Rochas Okorocha $1.4 billion
04Atiku Abubakar $1.4 billion
03Olusegun Obasanjo $1.5 billion
02Ifeanyi Ubah $1.7 billion
01Bola Tinubu $3 billion


Top 10 Richest Politicians in Nigeria (2020)

10) Dino Melaye Net Worth - $33.3 million 

Richest Politicians in Nigeria - Dino Melaye

Dino Melaye is the 10th richest politician in Nigeria as of 2020. The former senator was a member of the 8th Nigerian assembly representing Kogi West senatorial zone. He is a member of the People's Democratic Party (PDP).

During the reign of President Olusegun Obasanjo, Dino was appointed to chair the presidential advisory council on youths. He sponsored about 20 bills and moved over 30 motions in the 8th national assembly.

Dino Melaye contested for the Kogi State gubernatorial seat but lost during the primary election to Engr Musa Wada. He was the chairman senate committee on Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja. 

As of 2020, Dino Melaye's net worth is estimated at $33.3 million. He lost his senatorial seat to Senator Smart Adeyemi in 2019 and lost his appeal to retain it. 


9) Seyi Makinde Net Worth - $134 million 

Richest politicians in Nigeria - Seyi Makinde

Seyi Makinde is a Nigerian businessman, politician and philanthropist. The engineer and subject matter expert on fluid and gas metering is the current governor of Oyo State.

He is the Group Managing Director of Makun Group limited. Makinde established his first oil and gas private business, Makun Engineering and Technical Services (METS) at age of 29 after lots of years acquiring experience with international oil and gas. 

The 52 years old politician contested for the Oyo State gubernatorial seat in 2015 under the Social Democratic Party (SDP) but lost to his opposition. 

Makinde joined PDP in 2017 and claimed that he didn't join the political party for personal gains but for the development of his state. 

He won as the governor of Oyo State under PDP during the 2019 general elections. He was sworn in as the state's 28th governor on May 29th, 2019.

As of 2020, Seyi Makinde's net worth is estimated at $134 million. He is a member of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), Oil and Gas Design Engineers of Nigeria (OGDEN), International Society of Automation (ISA) and more. Makinde is one of the richest governors in Nigeria. 

8) Nasir El-Rufai Net Worth - $400 million

Richest politicians in Nigeria - Nasir El-Rufai

Nasir El-Rufai is the incumbent governor of Kaduna State. He was elected as the governor of the state in 2015 and got re-elected in 2019. El-Rufai is one of the founding members of the ruling party All Progressive Congress (APC).

Under the tenure of President Olusegun Obasanjo. He was the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) from 2003 to 2007. He is also one of the most academically educated politicians in the country attaining lots of degrees from various top universities of the world. 

A quantity surveying consulting firm, El-Rufai & Partners was established in 1982 with three partners. The company made El-Rufai and his partners young millionaires with huge contracts awarded to them. He also held management positions with AT&T Network Systems International and Motorola Inc. 

As of 2020, Nasir El-Rufai's net worth is estimated at $400 million. Under his administration, 22,000 unqualified teachers were sacked and the collection of fees and levies in public primary and  Junior secondary schools were abolished. 

7) Orji Uzor Kalu Net Worth - $700 million 

Richest Politicians in Nigeria - Orji Uzor Kalu

Taking the 7th position as one of the richest politicians in Nigeria is the businessperson and former governor of Abia State. He is a current member of the All Progressive Congress and a senator of the federal republic of Nigeria under the party. 

He is the chairman of SLOK Holding and the Daily Sun and New Telegraph newspapers in Nigeria. Kalu established SLOK Holding, a conglomerate that consists of successful companies and operates in other countries like Ghana, Cotonou, Botswana, Togo, Guinea, Liberia, South Africa and United States of America. 

Orji Uzor Kalu headed First International Bank Limited at the age of 33. He also stewarded Nigerian commercial relations with China's Sino Pacific shipbuilding company while serving as a principal of SLOK Holding.

As of 2020, Orji Uzor Kalu's net worth is estimated at $700 million. He is also one of the richest Igbo men in Nigeria having the 9th position on that list. 

6) Rotimi Amaechi Net Worth - $780 million

Richest politicians in Nigeria - Rotimi Amaechi

The sixth position belongs to the current minister of Transportation in the cabinet of Muhammadu Buhari. Rotimi Amaechi was the former governor of Rivers State and also was a member and the speaker of the Rivers State House of Assembly. 

Amaechi's political career started from the Local Government. He was the secretary of the National Republican Convention in Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State during the transition to the third Nigerian republic.

After his tenure as governor of Rivers State, he was appointed to the cabinet of Muhammadu Buhari as Federal Minister of Transportation in 2015 and got re-nominated in 2019.

As of 2020, the net worth of Rotimi Amaechi is estimated at $780 million making him one of richest politicians in Nigeria. 


5) Rochas Okorocha Net Worth - $1.4 billion 

Richest politicians in Nigeria - Rochas Okorocha

Owelle  Rochas Anayo Okorocha is a Nigerian politician from Imo State. He is the incumbent senator of the Imo West senatorial district and also the former governor of Imo State, being in power till 2015.

The 57 years old senator is a big member of the ruling party, All Progressive Congress (APC). He became the governor of Imo State under All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) before decamping to his current political party. 

Rochas is also a known philanthropist and the founder of Rochas foundation. The charity organization lends help and scholarships to less privileged children in Nigeria. As of 2020, Rochas Okorocha's net worth is estimated at $1.4 billion. 

4) Atiku Abubakar Net Worth - $1.4 billion 

Richest politicians in Nigeria - Atiku Abubakar

Having the fourth position on the list of the richest politicians in Nigeria 2020 is the former vice president of Nigeria. Atiku Abubakar is a Nigerian politician and businessman. 

He was sworn in as the Vice President of Nigeria on 29 May, 1999. The second tenure of Atiku Abubakar as the vice president met a stormy relationship with President Olusegun Obasanjo. 

Since the return to democracy, Atiku has contested in all the elections. From 1993, he has unsuccessfully contested six times for the office of the President of Nigeria. During the 2019 general elections, he contested under the PDP flag but lost to Muhammadu Buhari. 

As of 2020, Atiku Abubakar's net worth is estimated at $1.4 billion. He is one of the most influential individuals in Nigeria. 

3) Olusegun Obasanjo Net Worth - $1.5 billion 

Richest Politicians in Nigeria - Olusegun Obasanjo

Olusegun Obasanjo or OBJ as he is fondly referred to is the former military Head of State and president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. 

Regarded as a staunch member of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) and a Godfather in the Nigerian politics. He was an open criticizer of Abacha's administration and got arrested in 1995. He was released after the death of Sani Abacha in 1998.

He got elected in the 1999 presidential election and also re-elected in 2003 till the end of his tenure. As of 2020, Olusegun Obasanjo's net worth is estimated at $1.5 billion making him the third richest politician in Nigeria. 

2) Ifeanyi Ubah Net Worth - $1.7 billion 

Richest Politicians in Nigeria - Ifeanyi ubah

The oil man is the second politician on our list. Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah is a Nigerian businessman, entrepreneur and politician. He is the senator representing the Anambra south senatorial district in the senate. 

Ubah is the CEO of Capital Oil .He assumed office as a senator on February 24, 2019. He was an expert on motor tyres and spare parts mainly in West African countries before he founded Capital Oil and Gas Limited. 

He is the owner of a Nigerian daily newspaper, Authority newspaper and one of the football clubs in the Nigerian Professional Football League, Ifeanyi Ubah FC. 

As of 2020, Ifeanyi Ubah's net worth is estimated at $1.7 billion. He is a member of the Young Progressive Party (YPP) which is the platform he won as a senator in 2019.


1) Bola Tinubu Net Worth - $3 billion 

Richest politicians in Nigeria - Bola Tinubu

Chief Bola Tinubu is the richest politician in Nigeria. He is the current national leader of the All Progressive Congress (APC) and the former governor of Lagos State. 

Tinubu was in negotiations to bring together the fragmented opposition parties into a "mega-party" challenging the PDP. In 2013 his negotiations paid off with merger of many big opposition parties to form the All Progressive Congress (APC).

Tinubu has played an important role in the Buhari administration supporting government policies and holding onto the international party reins instead of his rumored presidential aspiration.

As of 2020, Bola Tinubu's net worth is estimated at $3 billion. He was in the petroleum segment before kicking off his political career. 

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July 25, 2020

Zlatan Ibile Net Worth (2020)

Zlatan Ibile's Net Worth

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NameOmoniyi Temidayo Raphael 
Age25
ProfessionSinger / Dancer 
CountryNigeria
Net Worth$1.8 million

How much is Zlatan Ibile's net worth? 
The former "One Mic Campus Tour" winner gained recognition after his song "My Body" with Olamide. His huge contribution to Chinko Ekun's "Able God" sealed the breakthrough for him with lots of  fans charting the name of the singer. 

He brought in the Zanku dance step rave which faded away the popular Shaku Shaku dance. Zlatan has really built a huge fan base for himself within a short period of time. He is also known for his controversy with the EFCC on the release of the song with Naira Marley "Am I A Yahoo Boy". To get the net worth of Zlatan Ibile continue reading.... 

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Early Life 

Omoniyi Temidayo Raphael was born on December 19, 1994. He was born and raised in ilorin but his family roots are in Ekiti State. The artist decided to pursue his career in music after finishing his secondary school. Zlatan is a graduate of Moshood Abiola Polytechnic with a national diploma in Business Administration. 

Music Career 

Zlatan Ibile's music career

At the age of 19, Zlatan won the Airtel sponsored "One Mic Campus Tour" music competition which was held in Abeokuta, Ogun State. He gained recognition in the Nigerian music industry after featuring Olamide on the song "My Body" in 2017.

He received wider prominence after his huge contribution to Chinko Ekun's 'Able God' released on September 13, 2018. Many thought that song belonged to zlatan cause of the buzz he brought to it. The tune was produced by hitmaker Rexxie. 

Zlatan dropped "Zanku(legwork)" on October 2018. The song was about the infectious "Zanku" dance that got momentum in the country after fading away Shaku Shaku. He released the Davido assisted track "Osanle" later in November 2018 and dropped the visuals some days after, displaying his Zanku dance steps on the music video directed by Twitch.

Before 2018 ran out, Burnaboy featured Zlatan on the hit single "Killin Dem". The two artists put in their best for a street vibe catchy song. He got on Davido's first 2019 single "Bum Bum" delivering awesome rap verse on the song. The audio was handled by Rexxie while the visuals were left to the capable hands of Twitch. 

Naira Marley and Zlatan Ibile dropped the single "Am I A Yahoo Boy". The controversial song led to other controversial events like the two getting arrested by the Economic And Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). 

Zlatan released 'Bolanle' teaming up with IVD, one of the most popular car dealers on Instagram. The song was produced by Phantom and talks about a girl named Bolanle who has a stingy boyfriend. 

On October 24, 2019 Zlatan came with a powerful joint record "Gbeku" with Burnaboy to introduce the new dance step. It was produced by certified hitmaker Rexxie. The song was one of the tracks on his debut album "Zanku" which was released on November 1, 2019.


In June 2020 Zlatan dropped his EP 'Road to CDK'. The project is a five track compilation featuring Oberz, Papisnoop and Jamopyper. 

Controversies 

Zlatan Ibile, Naira Marley and their three friends were arrested after the controversial video of "Am I A Yahoo Boy". They were arrested on claims to being involved in Cyber Fraud. 

After five days of intense grilling in EFCC detention, they were released temporary except for Naira Marley who was still kept in custody as a result of incriminating evidences against him. 


Awards 
  • City People Music Awards 2019: Rookie of the Year - Nominated 
  • The Headies 2019 - Best Collaboration ("Killin Dem") - Won 
  • The Headies 2019: Song of the Year - Nominated 
  • The Headies 2019: Next Rated - Nominated 
  • The Headies 2019: Best Street Hop Artist - Nominated 
What is Zlatan Ibile's Net Worth? 

As of 2020, the net worth of Zlatan Ibile is estimated at $1.8 million. He has risen into a remarkable figure in the industry within a short while. 

Endorsement 
Zlatan Ibile in 2019 bagged a multi-million endorsement deal with leading bet company, Lotto9ja. On July 26, 2019 he went public with his signed endorsement deal with Coca-Cola, a top soft drink manufacturer in the country for an undisclosed fee but sure worth lots of millions. 

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