4. Samuel Eto’o (Anzhi Makhachkala) - $30,200,000

The biggest beneficiary from Russia’s financial football splurge, Eto’o is still reaping the rewards from his three-year contract penned in 2011.

Puma and Ford are among his main sponsors, whilst living in luxury isn’t a problem either – his flat rents for $100,000 a month in Moscow.

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