How much do sport's top stars really cost? (1)

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How much is your star player worth to your team? Well, if you support the LA Lakers or New York Red Bulls, you are now able to find out, after Kobe Bryant and Thierry Henry had their earnings weighed up against their respective performances.

Bryant and Henry are two of the leading lights in their respective championships, the NBA and the MLS, and take home a yearly salary most mere mortals can only dream about getting their hands on.

With these two athletes so prominent in US Sports, For the Win has published a graphic detailing how much each goal or key pass costs their respective employers, to highlight just how much they earn.

Also under the microscope are stars of the MLB (Alex Rodriguez), NFL (Drew Brees) and MLB (Sidney Crosby). Click through the slides to find out more...

Maxi Rodriguez
Thierry Henry

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