Keen to hold onto their talent pool, Real Madrid offered an astronomical 115 million Euro or 126 million USD to winger Gareth Bale for a 6 years contract. Under this contract, Bale will rake in approximately 350,000 Euro every week after taxes. Apart from the “Welsh Wizard”, Luka Modric, Toni Kroos and Lucas Vazquez also got their contracts renewed.
Cristiano Ronaldo will likely remain the highest paid camper at Santiago Bernabeu. Real’s archrivals Barcelona are also renewing contracts of their key players. Neymar Jr. has extended his contract till 2021 after rejecting a huge offer from PSG. Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi will soon be added to the renewal list.