7. Yaya Toure (Manchester City) - $19,000,000

A second Ivorian in the top ten, and another player who gives a large chunk of both his money and time to charity.

Toure recently signed another big contract with Manchester City, whilst sponsorship deals with Pume and Pepsi help take him into the elite-earning bracket.

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