Tevez leaves behind Roanldo and Messi

Carlos Tevez is the highest paid player in the world
Argentine striker Carlos Tevez, is officially part of the Chinese team, Shanghai Shenhua.

Former Boca Juniors striker will earn a super salary from the new team: 40 million euros net per season.

With this salary, Tevez will become the highest paid player in the world, leaving behind the two best players in the world, Cristiano Ronaldo, who in earns 20 million euros per season and Lionel Messi, who has a salary of over 15 million euro per season.