The Argentine international and former Manchester United and Man City star, Carlos Tevez has officially completed his move to Chinese Super League side Shanghai Shenhua with a $41million-a-year contract, making him the highest paid footballer in the the world.
Carlos Tevez is going to make $80 a minute,
$4,800 an hour, $115,000 a day, and $808,000 a week.
“Shanghai Greenland Shenhua FC reached a transfer agreement with Argentina Club Atletico Boca Juniors. Carlos Alberto Tevez is officially joined Shanghai Shenhua,” the club said in a statement on their website.
The 32-year old, who moved from Boca Juniors on a two-year deal will have a medical before meeting up with his new team-mates having agreed his mammoth personal terms.
Some of his new team-mates include former Premier League strikers Demba Ba and Obafemi Martins, as well as former Inter Milan midfielder Fredy Guarin.
The weekly pay of Tevez makes him the highest-paid footballer in the world, and also the second highest-paid sportsperson in the world.
It’s also worthy of note that his new club Shenhua finished fourth in the Super League last season – 16 points behind league champions Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao.