Manchester United and England striker Wayne Rooney is the richest player in the Baclays Premier League with a fortune estimated at 51 million pounds ($79.01 million)â€¦.
Players values are based on identifiable wealth including landed property,assets,shares in publicly quoted companies and endorsement deals.
The Top 10:
1. Wayne Rooney (Manchester United) 51 million pounds
2. Rio Ferdinand (Manchester United) 42 million
3. Michael Owen (Stoke City) 38 million
4. Ryan Giggs (Manchester United) 34 million
5. Frank Lampard (Chelsea) 34 million 6. Steven Gerrard (Liverpool) 33 million
7. Fernando Torres (Chelsea) 26 million
8. John Terry (Chelsea) 24 million
9. Joe Cole (West Ham United) 21 million
10. Petr Cech (Chelsea) 20 million