CDQ Reveals-A Prominent Artiste Manager Once Told Me I Won’t SucceedI Dumped PDP To Stabilize Nigeria – Godswill Akpabio“They Are Trying To Tarnish My Image”- Adams OshiomholeSpiritualist exposes man with human parts in Anambra7 Year Old Boy Writes A Letter Asking Kids To Boycott McDonald’s Happy Meal“Postpone Your Deaths Till Our Strike Is Over” – Mortuary Staff Union To GhanaiansEFCC Arrests 23 OOU Students, 12 Others For Internet fraudBus Explosion Leaves 42 Passengers DeadBREAKING: Kachikwu’s appointment absolves Buhari of blame as president/oil minister —CourtUk Prime Minister May, Faces Backslide Over Brexit Deal
Lionel Messi Is World’s Most Overpaid Footballer – IJCSS
Leave a comment | | August 2, 2017 10:03 AM

The International Journal of Computer Science in Sport (IJCSS) has labeled Lionel Messi as the world’s most overpaid player.

According to a new study on players wages, it has been revealed that the 5-time Ballon D’or winner may not worth his huge weekly payment.

Messi, 30, who recently agreed to a new contract with the Blaugrana, has come out on top of the list of overpaid stars, he might have been duly compensated with a salary package that makes him one of the richest men in sport, alongside Real Madrid rival Cristiano Ronaldo but IJCSS is contending his true value to be €320,000 lower than his actual weekly wage.

ALSO READ:   Messi Unhappy With Barcelona's Attempt To Keep Neymar

“For instance, a player such as Lionel Messi receives a weekly wage of €550,000 given that part of it is sponsorship, merchandise sales, image rights, and other incomes outside the scope of wins or performance on the field,” the report said.

“Using pattern recognition, Messi’s predicted salary computed based on the performance and wages of the current football players in the major football leagues would have been about 50% less.”

ALSO READ:   Farewell To A Legend; Bolt Says Goodbye To Athletics

Messi may not merit such a high valuation according to IJCSS.

NOTICE

Copyright 2018 E247Magazine. Permission to use quotations from this article is granted subject to appropriate credit being given to https://www.e247mag.com as the source.

No Comments »

 


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

ZENITH
Access Bank
Facebook Page Like
Twitter Tweets
Loading…
%d bloggers like this: