The Spanish newspaper “El Mundo del Siglo XXI” revealed that Lionel Messi had earned about 138 million euros per season since 2017, and other additions.
The newspaper leaked exciting details of Messi’s contract with Barcelona, and its cover bore the title “The Pharaonic Contract That Destroys Barcelona,” accompanied by the number 555.237.619 euros.
And it became clear that the Argentine star signed a contract to receive about 138 million euros per season, divided between fixed and variable.
The contract includes two bonuses: one only for accepting the renewal (115.225 million euros) and the other for his loyalty to the team (77.929 million euros).
— Mundo Deportivo (@mundodeportivo) January 30, 2021
The Barcelona captain actually won 92% of the contract value, even though Barcelona did not perform well in recent years, especially in the Champions League, the competition in which he received the highest rewards.
The newspaper added that Messi gets from the start of his contract signing in the 2017-2018 season until the end of his contract in June, more than half a billion euros, specifically 555.237.619 million euros, including the fixed salary of the 33-year-old star and photo rights, in addition to a series of bonuses. Unpublished millions of switches and other series of variables according to different goals.