The forward of Juventus Cristiano Ronaldo became with a salary of 31 million euros the best- paid football player in the Italian Serie A – reports La Gazzetta dello Sport.
The striker of Milan Gonzalo Higuain, appeared to be on the second place with a salary of more than three times less, than Ronaldo – 9.5 million euros. Third place in the ranking was taken by the teammate of Ronaldo Paulo Dibala – 7 million euros.
In total, Italian football spend 1.1 billion euros on salaries of players.
The Portuguese moved from Real Madrid to Juventus in the summer 2018 for more than 100 million euros. However, in the first three matches for Juventus he didn’t manage to score any goals.