13. Thiago Silva (Paris Saint Germain)
Thiago Silva | 22-9-1984
Paris Saint Germain | 20.000.000 Dollar
Sponsors: Nike & Fly Emirates
The Brazilian wonder-defender lives on forever in our memory because of his tears during the World Cup in 2014, when Brazil got eliminated. The passion and heart this guy brings to the teams he’s involved in are unprecedented. The financial guys recognise his abilities and reward him handsomely for them.