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Top 10 Most Popular Footballers Who Own Fancy Restaurants

Money has created a great impact over all the sports and the sports stars are among the highest paid personalities across the globe. Among all sports, football has dominated in terms of sponsorships and TV rights coverage deal. Consequently, the footballers earn great money. The big talent of the sport receives lucrative contracts and in return, cherish a luxurious lifestyle from cars, restaurants to mansions. Here are the top footballers who own fancy restaurants.

Footballers Own Fancy Restaurants

Popular Footballers Who Own Fancy Restaurants

Only few players in the football world can manage fancy restaurants as there is a great investment needed. So, the players with jaw dropping weekly wages can afford such lavish life standard. Many footballers tried their best to make their restaurants successful. However, they couldn’t as it’s very difficult to manage time with such a busy schedule.

Thus, only the top talent of the football world have provided such splendid standards by investing more and more money to make their restaurants successful. Below are the complete details about the top footballers and the fancy restaurants, they own.

1 – Rio Ferdinand

  • Nationality | England
  • Contract Salary | N/A
  • Status | Retired
  • Restaurant | Rosso Restaurant
  • Location | Manchester

Rio Ferdinand, retired professional English footballer is currently working as television pundit for BT Sports. In his career, he played for Manchester United from 2002 to 2004, which gave a new turn to his career. Rio was one of the best center-back of his era. Thus, he always earned high paying contracts. Due to his affection with United, he managed a hotel named Rosso Restaurant in Manchester.

Rio made great efforts to make his restaurant successful and spend a huge cut of his total money. Due to his brilliant efforts, Rosso became famous for its Lobster dish as well as for its pasta. The world Rosso translated as Red in English that shows his affinity with the club.

2 – Lionel Messi

  • Nationality | Argentina
  • Contract Salary | $75 million
  • Status | Active
  • Restaurant | The Bellavista Del Jardin Del Norte
  • Location | Barcelona

One of the great footballer of all times, Lionel Messi is active and is currently playing for PSG on a contract salary of $75 million. Messi is managing a restaurant named The Bellavista Del Jardin Del Norte in the heart of Barcelona, the club for which he played for 17 years.

Messi gave such name to this restaurant as it means beautiful view of the garden in the north. The name points out the area Rosario, where Messi the best part of his life. Inside the details, the restaurant is managed by the whole family of Messi.

3 – Clarence Seedorf

  • Nationality | Suriname
  • Contract Salary | N/A
  • Status | Retired
  • Restaurant | Fingers
  • Location | Dubai

Seedorf worked magnificently to make his restaurant a brand. With its multiple branches in Milan, France and Dubai, The Fingers is one of the most successful restaurant owned by a footballer. He spent a great deal of investment to provide the fans with luxury service.

In his career, Seedorf played for many different clubs but his best came out when he played for Real Madrid and AC Milan. He was one of the best mid-fielder with the abilities to defend and pass the ball to the forwards at the same time. Thus, he always earn high-paying contracts, In return, he managed a glorious life standard along with his restaurant.

4 – Ryan Giggs

  • Nationality | Wales
  • Contract Salary | N/A
  • Status | Retired
  • Restaurant | George’s
  • Location | Worsley

The Welsh former professional footballer has played for Manchester United in his career for 24 years. He is considered the best mid-fielder of all times. Thus, always became the first priority for the selectors and remained the permanent part of squad. His talent also earned him a huge money.

Giggs managed a restaurant at Worsley which is famous for its brilliant dishes and brilliant taste. The top dish of George’s restaurant is lavish cocktails. Founded in 2014, the restaurant is providing palatial service to its clients.

5 – David Luiz

  • Nationality | Brazil
  • Contract Salary | $3.5 million
  • Status | Active
  • Restaurant | Babbo
  • Location | Mayfair

The Brazilian superstar along with his friend and team mate Willian is managing a restaurant named Babbo in Mayfair. Both friends have enjoyed their entire career along with each other and are now handling this prestigious restaurant as well. Both have spent time in Arsenal and Chelsea as well.

Luiz did a great effort to make his restaurant successful and providing delicious food to the visitors. Many big names of the football world also spend their time in this restaurant. The former team mates of Luiz, Eden Hazard, Olivier Giroud and Ngolo Kante are often seen visiting the restaurant.

6 – Vincent Kompany

  • Nationality | Belgium
  • Contract Salary | N/A
  • Status | Retired
  • Restaurant | Good Kompany
  • Location | Brussels

The former Manchester City player is also running a restaurant in Brussels. Kompany has named the restaurant on his name and is famous as Vincent Kompany. He opened the bars before the 2014 world cup and did a lot of struggle to keep them running.

He is currently the manager of Belgian football team. In his career, he spent 11 years with Manchester City playing as center-back. Thus, he generated a great wealth and managed a splendid life style.

7 – Frank Lampard

  • Nationality | England
  • Contract Salary | N/A
  • Status | Retired
  • Restaurant | The Pig’s Ear
  • Location | Chelsea

Lampard is currently the manager of England football team and has played for England national football team. Moreover, he also remained the part of many different clubs but spent the best time with Chelsea from 2001 to 2014 which gave a new turn of his career.

Due to his affection with Chelsea, he bought a restaurant named The Pig’s Ear in Chelsea in 2008. Although he sold it later, however he is still holding the building rights. The restaurant is one of the best place for him and his team mates to spend time with each other.

8 – James Rodriguez

  • Nationality | Colombia
  • Contract Salary | $6.1 million
  • Status | Active
  • Restaurant | Leca Da Palmeira Waterfront
  • Location | Porto

The Colombian professional football player has opened Leca Da Palmeira Waterfront in Porto, the second largest city of Portugal. He is currently active and is playing for Al-Rayyan with a contract salary of $6.1 million.

Rodriguez has made his complete efforts to make his restaurant, the biggest brand of Porto. That’s why, he spent huge money on the decorations of the walls and hired Colombian professionals.

9 – Cristiano Ronaldo

  • Nationality | Portugal
  • Contract Salary | $70 million
  • Status | Active
  • Restaurant | CR7 Corner Bar & Bistro
  • Location | Lisboa

Whenever we talk about the luxury life style of the footballers, Ronaldo’s name always come there as he is the richest football player in the world. Ronaldo is currently playing as forward in English Premier League for Manchester United earning $75 million as his contract salary.

The Portuguese super star always love spending money on the grand and lavish things including cars, yacht and mansions. Moreover, he is also having a restaurant in Lisboa which is famous for Portuguese foods. Moreover, fans can also capture memorable events with the forward.

10 – Adrien Silva

  • Nationality | Portugal
  • Contract Salary | $6.5 million
  • Status | Active
  • Restaurant | Ospitalita Italiana
  • Location | Lisboa

Famous for his passing skills, Silva is holding the contract deal with Al Wahda and is playing as mid-fielder. He is taking home the contract salary of $6.5 million. The Portuguese professional footballer has a restaurant Ospitalita Italiana.

Silva did every effort and made his restaurant famous throughout the world. Many dishes including pizza and pasta are well known among his team mates and the respected host.

All these are the details about the top and popular footballers who own fancy restaurants. If there is any change in the details, we will make them available here. Stay tuned for more updates!

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