Soccer player cars and their houses is a popular topic of discussion across the world. People from all walks of life often have lively discussions about how soccer players spend their salaries.
With the sky-high salaries earned by the players, it’s no surprise that they often splash out exorbitant amounts of money on their lifestyles.
Taking a further look at soccer player cars and their houses:
Officially recognised as the best soccer player in the world, Ronaldo owns a lavish mansion in Madrid and another in the UK.
His car collection is also quite impressive with a 700 brake horsepower Lamborghini as well as a Bugatti Veyron (worth $1.7 million).
The English star is currently renting Robert De Niro’s apartment, worth a cool $39 million. The Manhattan West Village home costs $95 000 to rent. The property has a garage that can fit seven cars and has a view of the Hudson River. The home also has 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms.
The New York pad will be a great place for Lampard to park his Ferrari Scaglietti.
Real Madrid star Gareth Bale has a mansion in Madrid- a house that was formerly owned by Brazilian footballer Kaka. Bale was transferred for a record fee of 100 million Euros.
Cameroonian star Samuel Eto’o is currently the richest African footballer. His love for cars is well-known, with his collection reputedly worth an estimated 4 million Pounds.
Eto’o owns a Bugatti Veyron worth $1.7 million. This is just one in his fleet which includes a Ferrari, a Bentley, a Lamborghini, a Hummer, a Porsche, an Aston Martin One -77 and a Maybach Xenatec.
“I like to have a few cars because it gives me choice and it doesn’t hurt anybody. To give happiness, the first thing is to be happy oneself, and I am,” Eto’o has said.