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Barcelona richest player is Martin Braithwaite

Fri 09 July 2021 | 14:37

According to Forbes, the Danish forward is the second-richest player at Barcelona after Lionel Messi. The departure of the Argentine from the club as a free agent makes Denmark international the club’s richest player.

 

Zach Lowy of Forbes reported in a tweet

: “Martin Braithwaite is the second-richest player on FC Barcelona after Lionel Messi.”

The Dane, who wears the number 9 shirt at Camp Nou, part-owns a real estate business valued at €250m, a clothing business with his wife, and a smart-house project.

 

Joining 

Barcelona 

from Leganes in January 2020, the Danish striker has made 40 appearances for the Blaugrana and has bagged three goals.

The 30-year-old striker had represented Esbjerg fB, Toulouse, Middlesborough, and Bordeaux previously. 

In addition, he has also scored ten goals in 53 appearances for 

Denmark

.

 

Recovering from the shocking cardiac arrest suffered by 

Christian Eriksen 

against Finland, Braithwaite was a key component of 

Denmark’s Euro 2020

 journey to the semi-finals of the competition.

 


source: Forbes