Cristiano Ronaldo Endorsement Contracts & Earnings

Cristiano Ronaldo Endorsement Contracts: He is the best-paid Football player in the World. According to the Forbes list of  World’s Highest-Paid Athletes, the Portuguese international has earned $80 million last year, which also makes him second richest Athlete in the World.

Cristiano Ronaldo Endorsement Contracts & Earnings

He is the popular choice for brands for their Endorsement, as Real Madrid star enjoys a huge fan following Worldwide. He has over 100 million likes on the Facebook and 30 million followers on the Twitter. He represents Nike, Emporio Armani, KFC, Coca-Cola and motor oil company Castrol.

Here are the complete details of the Cristiano Ronaldo Sponsorship deals: Cristiano Ronaldo Net Worth:

  •  Total Net Worth:$300 Million
  • Net Worth 2015: $80 Million
  • Endorsements Contracts: $28 Million

Cristiano Ronaldo Endorsement Brands:

1. Nike:

Contract Value: £14.1 million a year
End Date: 2020

He is the leading Face of the World’s famous sports brand Nike. The Real Madrid star has big deals with Nike and make 6 million Euros a year. Previously he has earned $41.1 million by Endorsing Nike Which he signed in 2010.

He is set to sign a new deal with the Nike worth of $64 million for next five years as the current deal expires, which will be the most lucrative deal. Nike launched special edition Mercurial Superfly CR7 before the FIFA World 2014 Brazil.

2. Armani:

Value: £1 million
End Date: 2019

He replaced his former Manchester United David Beckham for the endorsement of the Armani. Ronaldo modeling for the Emporio Armani men’s underwear and Jeans.

3. KFC:

Value:  $2 million
End Date: 2016

He signed an Endorsement contract with KFC in 2013, which is worth of $2 million. The day advertisement came out, company sees a major increase in the sales. At the same Ronaldo KFC Endorsement raised eyebrows, as per area manager Middle East of Spanish sports management firm Media Base Digital (MBD), Max Roures; ”  The KFC endorsement is a weird deal because he’s promoting fast food.

4. Emirates:

Value: Fee unknown
End Date: 2019

While Lionel Messi endorses Turkish Airlines, Ronaldo appeared in the Emirates advertisement along with the legendary and one of the best player of all times, Pele.

5. Tag Heuer:

Value: Fee unknown
End Date: 2019

He joined the Tag Heuer in 2014, as long-term brand Ambassador of the Tag Heuer.

6. Coca-Cola:

Value:  £70m
End Date: 2019

Coca-Cola Endorsement deal is one of the most lucrative deal, he has signed.

7. Castrol:

Value: £5.5m
End Date: 2015

The Real Madrid player became the brand Ambassador of Castrol in 2009 by signing a deal of £8.2m for two years. He extended his affiliation with Castrol as he renewed the contract with £5.5m.

8. Konami:

Value: £70 million
End Date: 2018

He joined Konami as brand Ambassador of Pro Evolution Soccer.

Top 10 highest sponsorship deals for players at the World Cup


1) Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal and Real Madrid) Nike – £14.1m
2) Lionel Messi (Argentina and Barcelona) Adidas – £13.6m
3) Neymar Jr. (Brazil and Barcelona) Nike – £9.5m
4) Thomas Muller (Germany and Bayern Munich) Adidas – £3m
5) Mesut Ozil (Germany and Arsenal) Adidas – £3m
6) Wayne Rooney (England and Manchester Utd) Nike – £3m
7) Sergio Aguero (Argentina and Manchester City) Puma – £3m
8) Steven Gerrard (England and Liverpool) Adidas – £3m
9) Frank Lampard (England and Chelsea) Adidas – £3m
10) Luis Suarez (Uruguay and Liverpool) Adidas – £3m

  • Cristiano Ronaldo is the highest earner in sponsorship money at the World Cup with Lionel Messi second
  • Ronaldo earns £14.1million-a-year with Nike, while Messi makes £13.6m with Adidas
  • Brazil’s Nike-sponsored Neymar Jr. is third with £9.5m
  • England’s Wayne Rooney, Steven Gerrard, and Frank Lampard make top 10
  • Disgraced Uruguay striker Luis Suarez also features on the list

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