How much is footballer Mathieu Flamini's net worth?

How much does the former Arsenal football star earn? How much is his net worth? Football is really a money-making game?

Is a footballer playing for a relatively minor Spanish club one of the richest people in the world? Let’s check out. Goal a sports online portal recently published a report about it.

Who is the wealthiest football player in the world? Who have highest financial net worth?

Most of them think its Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi, but no one will never have thought about Mathieu Flamini and about his strong personal net worth.

The former Arsenal and AC Milan midfielder, who is now winding down his career in La Liga with Getafe, has recently seen his name attached to headlines suggesting that he is one of the richest footballers on the football world. As we seen football and cricket players get highest pay for their contact with the advertising agencies for brand building campaigns. Mathieu Flamini net worth had become stronger as he signed new contracts for new advertising campaigns. 

While he enjoyed a higher degree of success with the Gunners and Rossoneri, Flamini's career and talents are in no way comparable to the likes of Messi and Ronaldo, who are superstars of the football game. The top football player Lionel Messi is just behind Mathieu Flamini in personal net worth growth. Messi signed a new contract with Pepsi as a brand ambassador of the multinational soft drink product it may increase the personal net worth of bicycle kick Messi.

So why is it that the 34-year-old's fortune is touted to be in the billions? Goal takes a look at what we know about Mathieu Flamini's financial standing.

How much does Mathieu Flamini earn?

Now into the twilight of his days in the ground, Flamini is not likely to be earning the same kind of pay pack that he was when on the books at Arsenal, AC Milan or even Crystal Palace.

As he signed for Getafe on a free transfer in February 2018 on a short-term deal that will last until the end of the season, but details of his remuneration have not been made public by the club. Declaring Mathieu Flamini’s net worth declaration was hold at that point of time to get an accuracy about his earnings with Gatafe.

To put things into context, reports in Spain from late 2017 indicated that Getafe are one of the lowest-paying teams in La Liga with an average payment of €664,632.82 per player, per year. 

That average works out at around €13k a week, but it is possible that a player of Flamini's standing and experience could earn more than the average figure. 

However, using the reported average pay for Getafe players the table below shows how much that works out per month, week, day and so on. Per year he makes €664,632.82

Mathieu Flamini net worth and Sponsorship deals.

Sponsorship deals and programmes has important role in Mathieu Flamini’s net worth growth.

Flamini has never really been a player on which sponsors hang their hat on as they would other marketable stars, but he currently appears to have a boot deal with brand Puma.

The former France international began wearing footwear manufactured by the German sportswear giant during his second stint at Arsenal and has continued to do so at both Crystal Palace and Getafe.

However, he has also kitted out in Adidas football boots, notably during his time at AC Milan, whose kits at the time were also made by the company. All those brands have important role in building up Mathieu Flamini’s net worth.

Mathieu Flamini in to business area too.

What businesses does Mathieu have? Flamini's primary business interest is GF Biochemicals, which he established along with his business partner Pasquale Granata in 2008. The company worked with experts from the University of Pisa and Polytechnic University of Milan to develop technology to produce sustainable alternatives to oil-based products, such as plastics.

Levulinic acid, which is produced directly from biomass - or organic materials - is the result of that work and in 2015, GF Biochemicals (GFB) began commercial production. According to GFB's website, their product offers a solution to reduce greenhouse emissions and improve the carbon footprint of consumers. Its look like an environmental product to save the nature. As a footballer he proves his commitments to nature by his business.

Since 2015, Flamini’s company has grown and they are expanding operations all over the United States, while the value of the market increasing into the tens of billions, which has led to the reports that Flamini is one of the richest footballers in the world. As it says the reason behind Mathieu Flamini’s growing net worth is his personal business.

How much is Mathieu Flamini's net worth? Is it €30 billion?

Flamini's net worth is not exactly clear, but he has repeatedly stressed that he is not a billionaire as a result of his business venture with GFB.

The former Gunners midfielder says that suggestions he is the richest footballer in the world and gradually ascending the Forbes rich list to rub shoulders with Bill Gates are wide of the mark.

"Contrary to what I read, I do not have €30 billion in my bank account," said Flamini.

"In fact, [€30 billion] is the total value of the market we want to 'attack' with the new technologies we have developed in recent years.

"There was a misunderstanding. It's as if we had given a single restaurant the value of the entire catering market in France."

Some online publication is reported he has only €20 million as his net worth, but it’s says the net worth amount is that he declared in public.