France football magazine have released the rich list of the highest earning football players and managers in the world, with some staggering figures featuring in the top 10.
While Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, unsurprisingly, lead the way on the players list, here’s the top 10 highest paid managers, with a number of Premier League managers raking in the big bucks.
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10. David Moyes & Laurent Blanc – £5.1m – Real Sociedad & Paris Saint-Germain
While suffering a dismal time at Manchester United, the Scot earned a huge £7m during his short reign, including a £4.5m pay-off, after being sacked just 10 months into a six-year contract. Not a bad year really for Moyes…
Laurent Blanc, meanwhile, given the financial strength of PSG is no surprise to break into the top 10.