Top 10 Highest Paid Women Footballers in the World 2016

The male stars of soccer are worldwide celebrities, but the top female player is a relative unknown. Marta Vieira da Silva—she goes by Marta—is a 25-year-old Brazilian who plays in the fledgling women’s pro league in the US. Her team is the Western New York Flash of suburban Buffalo, which has to ride an hour down the Thruway to Rochester for “home” matches. Marta, though, “might very well be the best female soccer player of all time. Football is open game for the men and woman. But there is huge difference in the paying department male and female. But still some where women gets benefits for their services of playing for a club or national team. So far we have collected a data according to which you can who is the highest paid footballer in Women.

Top 10 Highest Paid Women Footballers in the World 2016

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1. Marta vieira :-

Marta vieira

  • Net Worth :- $5 Million
  • Salary :- $400,000 USD
  • Major Endorsement :- Puma

Marta Vieira da Silva, commonly known as Marta, is a Brazilian football forward who plays for the Tyresö FF of Damallsvenskan. She is also a member of the Brazil women’s national football team.

  • Born: February 19, 1986 (age 28), Dois Riachos, Alagoas, Brazil
  • Current teams: Brazil women’s national football team (#10 / Forward), Tyresö FF (#100 / Forward)
  • Awards: FIFA World Player of the Year
  • Siblings: Angela da Silva, Valdir da Silva, José da Silva
  • Parents: Aldario da Silva, Tereza da Silva

2. Abby Wambach :-

Abby Wambach

  • Net Worth :-  $2 Million
  • Salary :- $190,000 USD
  • Major Endorsement :- Gatorade, Nike

Mary Abigail “Abby” Wambach is an American professional soccer player, coach, two-time Olympic gold medalist, and the 2012 FIFA World Player of the Year.

  • Born: June 2, 1980 (age 33), Rochester, New York, United States
  • Height: 1.80 m
  • Weight: 81 kg
  • Spouse: Sarah Huffman (m. 2013)
  • Current teams: Western New York Flash (#20 / Forward), United States women’s national soccer team (#20 / Forward)
  • Education: Our Lady of Mercy High School, University of Florida

3. Alex Morgan :-

Alex Morgan

  • Net Worth :-  $1.1 Million
  • Salary :- $70,000 USD
  • Major Endorsement :- Nike

Alexandra Patricia “Alex” Morgan is an American soccer player and Olympic gold medalist. She is a forward for National Women’s Soccer League club Portland Thorns FC and the United States women’s national soccer team.

  • Born: July 2, 1989 (age 24), Diamond Bar, California, United States
  • Height: 1.73 m
  • Salary: 70,000 USD (2012)
  • Current teams: United States women’s national soccer team (#13 / Forward), Portland Thorns FC (#13 / Forward)
  • Education: Diamond Bar High School, University of California, Berkeley

4. Heather Mitts :-

Heather Mitts

  • Net Worth :- $800 Thousand
  • Salary :- $70,000 USD

Heather Blaine Mitts Feeley (born June 9, 1978), nee Heather Blaine Mitts, is a retired American professional soccer defender. Mitts played college soccer for the University of Florida, and thereafter, she played professionally in the Women’s Professional Soccer (WPS) league for the Philadelphia Charge, Boston Breakers, Philadelphia Independence and Atlanta Beat. She is a three time Olympic gold medalist and was a member of the U.S. women’s national team. She played in four matches in the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup, where the U.S. national team finished second. Heather announced her retirement from soccer via twitter on March 13, 2013.

  • Born: June 9, 1978 (age 35), Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
  • Nationality: American
  • Height: 1.65 m
  • Spouse: A. J. Feeley (m. 2010)
  • Education: University of Florida, St. Ursula Academy
  • Parents: Jan Peck, Don Mitts

5. Heather O’Reilly :-

Heather O’Reilly

  • Net Worth :- $650 Thousand
  • Salary :- $65,000 USD
  • Major Endorsement :-  Adidas

Heather Ann O’Reilly, also known by her initials HAO, is a member of the United States women’s national soccer team and a three-time Olympic Gold medalist.

  • Born: January 2, 1985 (age 29), East Brunswick Township, New Jersey, United States
  • Nationality: American
  • Spouse: Dave Werry (m. 2011)
  • Current team: Boston Breakers (#9 / Midfielder)
  • Education: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, East Brunswick High School
  • Parents: Andrew O’Reilly, Carol O’Reilly

6. Sydney Leroux :-

Sydney Leroux

  • Net Worth :- $600 Thousand
  • Salary :- $60,000 USD
  • Major Endorsement :- Sports Illustrated

Sydney Rae Leroux is a Canadian-born American professional soccer player and Olympic gold medalist. As a forward, she currently plays for the Seattle Reign FC in the National Women’s Soccer League.

  • Born: May 7, 1990 (age 23), Surrey, Canada
  • Height: 1.70 m
  • Education: University of California, Los Angeles
  • Parents: Ray Chadwick, Sandi
  • Current teams: Boston Breakers (#2 / Forward), United States women’s national soccer team (#2 / Forward)
  • Nationality: American, Canadian

7. Adriana Leon :-

Adriana Leon

  • Net Worht :- $200 Thousand
  • Salary :- $40,000 CAN

Adriana Leon is a Canadian professional soccer player for the Chicago Red Stars in the National Women’s Soccer League. She is also a member of the Canada national women’s soccer team.

  • Born: October 2, 1992 (age 21), Mississauga, Canada
  • Height: 1.60 m
  • Education: University of Notre Dame

8. Rhian Wilkinson :-

Rhian Wilkinson

  • Net Worth :- $150 Thousand
  • Salary :- $60,000 CAN

Rhian Emilie Wilkinson is a Canadian professional soccer defender and former striker, who currently plays for the Boston Breakers in the National Women’s Soccer League.

  • Born: May 12, 1982 (age 31), Pointe-Claire, Canada
  • Height: 1.65 m
  • Weight: 66 kg
  • Education: University of Tennessee
  • Position: Forward

9. Sarah Huffman :-

 Sarah Huffman

  • Net Worth :-  $100 Thousand
  • Salary :- $25000 USD

Sarah Huffman (born March 5, 1984) is an American professional soccer player. Huffman was born in Danbury, Connecticut. She grew up in Flower Mound, Texas and attended Marcus High School.Huffman was a member of the 2007 W-League champion, Washington Freedom.In 2008, she played for Norwegian team, Røa IL, and helped the team win the Norwegian Women’s Cup.In 2009, Huffman was the number one pick in Round 1 of the 2008 WPS General Draft and signed with the Washington Freedom in Women’s Professional Soccer. Under new ownership, the team moved to Florida and was renamed magicJack (WPS).

  • Born: March 5, 1984 (age 30), Danbury, Connecticut, United States
  • Height: 1.62 m
  • Weight: 57 kg
  • Spouse: Abby Wambach (m. 2013)
  • Position: Midfielder
  • Education: University of Virginia

10. Cecilia Santiago :-

Cecilia Santiago

  • Net Worth :- $25 Thousand
  • Salary :- 378,000 Peso

Aurora Cecilia Santiago Cisneros, commonly known as Cecilia Santiago, is a Mexican international footballer who plays goalkeeper for the Boston Breakers in the American National Women’s Soccer League.

  • Born: October 19, 1994 (age 19), Ciudad Nezahualcóyotl, Mexico
  • Height: 1.74 m
  • Position: Goalkeeper

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