Real Madrid's 23-Man Roster To Make Combined $252M In '13-14 Salary
Real Madrid's current 23-man roster will earn a combined €183.9M ($251.9M) for the '13-14 season, a club record, according to Óscar Zárate of MUNDO DEPORTIVO. Carlo Ancelotti, the highest-paid coach in La Liga, will make an additional €15.5M ($21.2M). Cristiano Ronaldo is the club's highest-paid player with an annual salary of €35.3M ($48.4M). Ronaldo receives €17M ($23.3M), with the remaining €18.3M ($25.1M) going to the Spanish tax authorities. The club pays Gareth Bale €22.8M ($31.2M). After Ancelotti, Barcelona coach Tata Martino's €5.4M ($7.4M) salary is the second-largest in La Liga (MUNDO DEPORTIVO, 2/14).