Footballers all over the World are really making it big, especially the Recognized ones, and that does not keep Nigeria Players off the record as the great talents in Nigeria has lighted on the football stars who are doing well in the field of play. Previously we looked at Victor Moses 2017 Networth, Endorsement and lifestyle and we also saw how the Chelsea Footballer is hitting it big, Now lets take a look at the Top 6 Nigeria Richest Footballers 2017.
Most or all of the Nigeria footballers on the list are also Playing for Bigger Clubs in the world in general and with this they are making it.
The major metrics for the list is their salaries over time, and endorsement deals. Checkout the List below and their networth.
Top 6 Nigeria Richest Footballers 2017 Networth and Biography
John Michael Nchekwube Obinna Popularly Known as John Mikel Obi – born 22 April 1987 in Jos, is a Nigerian professional footballer who had Played for Chelsea Football Club for a Long time before he Moved after the 2016/2017 English Premiership season to Chinese giants Tianjin Teda where he earns – €8.4 million annually. He is also Part of the Nigeria national team.
He has properties in London, Lagos and Jos with endorsement deals from Samsung and Amstel Malta.
Mikel Obi is Worth – $57 Million.
Obafemi Akinwunmi Martins – born October 28, 1984 in Lagos is also a Nigerian Professional Footballer who plays as a forward for Shanghai Greenland Shenhua where he earns – €8.4 million annually and he also players for the Nigeria National Team. He has hotels in Italy and properties in other parts of the world. As at 2016, while he was with Seattle Sounder his net worth was $35million.
Victor Moses was Born on the 12th of December, 1990. He is a Nigerian Professional Footballer and Chelsea Player who plays as a winger/wing-back for Chelsea Club and the Nigeria national team.
He started his career in the Championship with Crystal Palace, after which he moved to Wigan Athletic, where he made his Premier League debut in 2010. Two years later, he signed to join Chelsea FC in the summer of 2012. He has many landed Properties – Read His Endorsement deal with Opera Mini HERE
Moses Networth is – $20.1 Million
Emmanuel Chinenye Emenike – Born May 10, 1987 in Otuocha is a Nigerian Professional Footballer who plays as a forward in Turkish team Fenerbache and also the Nigeria National Team. He is also among the List of Nigeria Players doing well in their field of Play.
Emenike is Worth about – $18.33 million
Ahmed Musa – Born October 14, 1992 in Jos, is a Nigerian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Premier League club Leicester City and the Nigeria national team. He started his football career in Nigeria in 2008 and in 2010 moved to Europe. His networth is $18 million
Yakubu Aiyegbeni popularly called Yakubu – born November 22, 1982, is a Nigerian professional footballer who last played for Coventry City that is to say at this moment he is a free Agent. Even at that, he has earned a place among the top 10 richest footballers with the years he spent at Europe being a fruitful one.
He has hotels in Auchi, a filling station also and other properties in Nigeria. His Networth is $14.5million
Note: This List contains Just the Top 6 Nigeria Richest Footballers at the moment, It is not the List of the Highest paid Footballers. That of the Highest Paid contains the Names of the Footballers you Might be thinking about. Please Note the difference.
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