Luis Figo Net Worth : $45 Million
Luis Figo is one of the world’s most famous footballers. The football star was born in Lisbon, Portugal to parents Maria Joana and Antonio Caeiro Figo. He was an only child who started as a street footballer at UFC Os Pastillhas.
His career as a footballer began at Sporting CP where he gained massive success and was regarded as one of Portugal’s Golden Generation. His success at Sporting CP was characterized by his international cap, which he won in 1991.
His impressive style caught the eye of several clubs and he eventually joined Barcelona FC after an initial false start as he had initially signed contracts with both Parma and Juventus. His time at Barcelona saw him grow as a sportsman and his career took off in leaps and bounds as he won the UEFA Cup and had 30 goals to his name at the club.
He later moved to Real Madrid in 2000 much to the dismay of his fans who saw it as a betrayal of the highest degree as Real Madrid were the mortal enemies of Barcelona FC.
His debut match against his former team saw him treated to a hostile reception. He later left to join Internazionale in 2005 where he retired in 2009. He has represented his country on several occasions and captained his team during the 2006 World Cup. He is worth $45 million.