Paul Pogba is a 28-year-old French professional football player who plays as a midfielder for Manchester United. He has also played for the Italian football club Juventus in the past.
Paul Pogba also serves as a lead player in the French national team and frequently wears the captain’s armband. He is widely recognized as one of the finest footballers in the world but how much wealth has the football star accumulated so far?
Let’s take a look at Paul Pogba’s Net Worth, Salary, and Endorsements.
Paul Pogba Net Worth and Salary in 2021
As of 2021, Paul Pogba holds a massive net worth of $125 million making him one of the highest-paid athletes in the world.
Forbes ranked Paul Pogba number 43 on the 2021 list of the World’s highest-paid athletes. He made over $35.5 million over the past year, including his salary and endorsements income.
Pogba joined Manchester United after his return from Juventus in 2016. The five-year deal with the English club earns him approximately $28 million in base salary.
As of 2020, He reportedly earns £290,000 ($408,000) per week in his current deal with United which is set to expire after the 2021-2022 season.
In 2016, he earned approximately $21 million only from his Manchester United pay. This equates to almost $33 million every year.
Earnings from Endorsements and Sponsorships
According to celebrity net worth, Pogba earns $6-10 million each year from brand endorsement deals.
The French football player has a 10-year long sponsorship deal with the sportswear giant Adidas. This deal earns him £31 million, according to essentially sports.
Pogba appeared in numerous Adidas commercials along with other football stars David Beckham, Lionel Messi, and Mohamed Salah.
Paul Pogba also signed a deal with amazon studios to film a documentary series on his life called “The Pogmentary”. The series will release in 2022. He also has had endorsement deals with Pepsi co and a Chinese telephonic company, TCL.
Between June 2017 and June 2018, Paul Pogba reportedly earned $30 million from salary and endorsements, which included $5 million purely from endorsements.
Paul Pogba Career
Paul Pogba grew up watching Arsenal. He started playing football at the age of 6 for a local club. He began his professional football career with Manchester United in 2009.
His previous club Le Havre A.C. claimed that the premier league club had lured him for $120,000 and a home. However, Manchester United was cleared of any immoral doing.
After spending 4 years with the English club, he refused to sign another contract and joined the Italian club Juventus in 2012.
Pogba’s career took off with Juventus and he acquired a title of one of the best young players in the sport. He led the Italian club to numerous silverware.
Pogba then returned to the English club Manchester United for a record fee of $125 million which is a record transfer fee, reported BBC.
Paul Pogba’s Juventus clinched the Serie A title four times and his United team won the 2016-17 Europa League. In terms of his international career, Pogba was the captain of the French team that won France’s first-ever FIFA U-20 World Cup.