Have you ever wondered how long it will take you to earn the money Lionel Messi earns in a year? Footballers are indeed very rich people and sometimes, I wish I was a footballer.
BBC has launched a web app that allows you to calculate how long it will take you to earn a footballer’s earning. So, we at Ghbase.com wanted to know how long it will take someone earning Ghc1000 a month as salary in Ghana before getting to how much Lionel Messi earns in the year. The statistics are interesting.
Lionel Messi earns €20,800,000 per year. It would take him 5 minutes to earn your weekly salary.
On your current salary, it would take you 2090 years to earn Lionel Messi’s annual wage.
If you had started in the year 75 BC you’d almost be finished.
Lionel Messi’s yearly salary is equivalent to the cost of 154,074 Barcelona replica shirts with ‘Messi’ printed on the back.
Lionel Messi earns 95 times more than Alex Morgan, one of the highest-paid female footballers in the US, who is reportedly on $282,000 a year.
Yeah, we are not close, now let’s get back to work or better start training to be a footballer. Well, if you want to compare your salary with a famous footballer around the world, click here and enjoy the fun