5. Bastian Schweinsteiger (Manchester United) = €18.8m
Annual Salary: €15.3m (€1.275m per month)
Other forms of income: €3m
Sponsorship contracts: Adidas, Funny Fisch, Beats by Dr Dre, Right Guard.
Other operations: Merchandise, advertising campaigns for Manchester United.
6. Arturo Vidal (Bayern Munich) = €18.9m
Annual Salary: €12m (€1m per month)
Other forms of income: €6.2m
Sponsorship contracts: Nike, Gatorade, EA Sports.
Other operations: Real estate, land, commercial and financial investments, starting up companies, sports complexes, smartphone applications, football schools, racehorse stables.