£100million for Cristiano Ronaldo.

  peg 20:51 09 Apr 08
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Is a footballer worth this kind of money click here

  csqwared 20:58 09 Apr 08

I think we've been down this road before on this forum but *no-one* is worth that amount of money let alone a footballer. I don't intend to comment further.

  Totally-braindead 23:19 09 Apr 08

Its been discussed before about the amounts of money paid for footballers.

I don't think anyone is worth this regardless of how good they are at anything.

  Earthsea 23:25 09 Apr 08

Nobody's worth £100m, almost nobody.

  Totally-braindead 23:32 09 Apr 08

Almost?

  dagbladet 23:33 09 Apr 08

If a club are willing to pay Man Utd £100million then yes he is worth £100million.

  Stuartli 00:13 10 Apr 08

In view of the remarkable revenue Premiership clubs can generate through success on the field, splashing out large transfer sums on footballers are necessary, despite what many think.

Remember, it's the players that deliver success on the pitch and the greater the number of top class footballers a club employs, the more likely it is to be successful.

I should imagine that this season alone Ronaldo has has played a leading role in bringing United at least half of the sum mentioned in gate receipts and Champions League prize money; that's without taking into account his own worth if he was transferred.

If you examine the annual financial report of a Premiership club such as Manchester United, you'll discover that approximately 60 per cent of all expenditure is on players' wages.

  Quickbeam 00:50 10 Apr 08

If there were 100 with his talent in this country, you would only have to pay £10 million for a Ronaldo...

  Si_L 06:28 10 Apr 08

If any footballer is worth 100 million, its Ronaldo.

  Si_L 06:30 10 Apr 08

I can think of no more than 4 or 5 players anywhere near his standard. Kaka, Messi, Ronaldinho maybe...

  Quickbeam 07:08 10 Apr 08

Like I said, supply & demand sets the price of anything...

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