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Top 10 Highest Paid Female Soccer Players of 2017

The interest of women in the field of soccer is increasing day by day. Not just because they love to watch or play football but also because it is a great profession. One can make a lot of money through it within no time. But in order to make that much amount of quick money, it requires a lot of sweat at first. Today, we’ll let you know about the top 10 highest paid female soccer players. Highest Paid Female Athletes

If you think that these highest paid female soccer players don’t deserve then, you’re wrong. Every one of these highest paid female soccer players sacrificed different things in order to conquer the place where they stand today. These highest paid female soccer players are a motivation for all those girls who want to make soccer as their profession.

Top 10 Highest Paid Female Soccer Players:

 So, here below are the top 10 highest paid female soccer players.

10- Laure Boulleau – $60,000

Laure Boulleau from France is a part of France’s national women soccer team. Not just for her national team but she’s also playing the role of defender for Paris Saint-Germain. The years 2014 and 2015 were a bit bad for Paris Saint-Germain as it didn’t scored much in these years. Still, this hasn’t affected the salary of Laure Boulleau which is estimated to be $60,000.

How many of you know Laure’s age? She is 30 years old. Men footballers can even play professional football matches in their 40’s too but things aren’t same for women in this case.

10- Laure Boulleau - Top 10 Highest Paid Female Soccer Players 2017 | Highest Paid Female Athletes

Top 10 Highest Paid Female Soccer Players 2017 | Highest Paid Female Athletes  

9- Jonelle Filigno – $60,000

Canadian women national team consists of an important attacking midfielder, Jonelle Filigno. The club for which she plays is Sky Blue FC.  In the Summer Olympics 2012, her national team was able to win the bronze medal at London. She was also a part of that team and her contributions can’t be ignored at all.

Jonelle is just 26 years old and this definitely means that there is much more to come. She has also performed well in the Canadian U-20 team. Jonelle earns approximately $60,000 which is same of Laure Boulleau.

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Top 10 Highest Paid Female Soccer Players 2017 | Highest Paid Female Athletes  

8- Hope Solo – $65,000

The American soccer goal goalkeeper who has been very popular among football fans because of her maiden name. Many of you might not know the real name of her which is Hope Amelia Stevens. You may have seen her playing the vital role of goalkeeper for US women’s national soccer team since 2000.

Giving such services incredibly to your team constantly isn’t the cup of tea of everyone. Hope Solo is also two times Olympian gold medalist. The revenue she generates is quite great, $65,000. Even many of the male soccer players aren’t earning this much. Achievements of women’s like this prove that women aren’t doing any lesser in any field.

08 Hope Solo - Top 10 Highest Paid Female Soccer Players 2017 | Highest Paid Female Athletes

7- Nilla Fischer – $65,000

One of the best Swedish female footballers is here. She’s not just a part of the national team but also plays for the German club VFL Wolfsburg. In the starting of 2001, she made her debut for the national team of Sweden. The Swedish club which is now known as FC Rosengård took the services of Nilla as a captain.

Nilla is not just famous by her football skills but also because of her unique hairstyle. We’re used to of watching such haircuts of the male footballers but these are very rare in women footballers. The estimated salary of Nilla is about $65,000.

07 Nilla Fischer - Top 10 Highest Paid Female Soccer Players 2017 | Highest Paid Female Athletes

Top 10 Highest Paid Female Soccer Players 2017 | Highest Paid Female Athletes

6- Amandine Henry –$70,000

After Laure, we’ve another female French footballer in our list and her name is Amandine Henry. Currently, Amandine is also playing for the American club Portland Thorns. Her role is of a defensive midfielder for whatever team she plays. In 2015, against Mexico, she scored a long goal which increased her fans to millions.

The revenue Amandine generates is $70,000. You might have always thought that she’s in her 30’s but actually she’s just 27. Despite the fact she’s currently playing for Portland Thorns, she has also provided her services to 6 other clubs.

06 Amandine Henry - Top 10 Highest Paid Female Soccer Players 2017 | Highest Paid Female Athletes

Top 10 Highest Paid Female Soccer Players 2017 | Highest Paid Female Athletes

5- Nicole Banecki – $90,000

Right now, you’re looking at the German soccer star, Nicole Banecki. In the 2008 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup at Chile, she was a part of the German national team. Her debut for the German women’s national team was made in 2008. The club for which she’s playing currently is SC Freiburg. Her age is 28 and this somehow means that she made her debut a bit late.

Maybe, she deserved to make debut at the age when it happened. Nicole has also played for some other soccer clubs. That’s the reason her salary is about $90,000. All what matters are your skills. So, even you’ve got the chance a bit late, do it. Her salary is much more than many other female soccer players who are playing since long for their national teams.

05 Nicole Banecki - Top 10 Highest Paid Female Soccer Players 2017 | Highest Paid Female Athletes

Top 10 Highest Paid Female Soccer Players 2017 | Highest Paid Female Athletes

4- Sydney Leroux – $92,500

Neither she plays for Canada nor for Australia but her name is Sydney. It’s true that she’s Canadian born but her services are for American professional team.

 Her salary is estimated to be $92,500. US women’s national team that won at the 2012 Olympics also consisted of Sydney Leroux.

04 Sydney Leroux - Top 10 Highest Paid Female Soccer Players 2017 | Highest Paid Female Athletes

Top 10 Highest Paid Female Soccer Players 2017 | Highest Paid Female Athletes

3- Abby Wambach – $300,000

Another female footballer from America is here. She is the third most earning female footballer right now. Have a look at the amount, how bigger it has gone.

The forth female soccer player was on $92,500 while Abby has crossed $300,000. This really is something huge.

03 Abby Wambach - Top 10 Highest Paid Female Soccer Players 2017 | Highest Paid Female Athletes

Top 10 Highest Paid Female Soccer Players 2017 | Highest Paid Female Athletes

2- Alex Morgan – $450,000

Things are going much faster now, have a look at the revenue this female soccer player is generating. She has conquered two Olympic gold medals.

She is also the part of American soccer women’s national team. It doesn’t mean that all the American female footballers are earning this much.

02 Alex Morgan - Top 10 Highest Paid Female Soccer Players 2017 | Highest Paid Female Athletes

Top 10 Highest Paid Female Soccer Players 2017 | Highest Paid Female Athletes

1- Marta – $500,000

You might have been thinking that why there’s no Brazilian player coming in this list. So, here’s the Brazilian professional female footballer.

Her salary is more than $500,000 which is unbelievable. But, you’ll have to believe this as she has worked damn hard to conquer this place.

01- Marta -Top 10 Highest Paid Female Soccer Players 2017 | Highest Paid Female Athletes

Top 10 Highest Paid Female Soccer Players 2017 | Highest Paid Female Athletes

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