5. Andres Iniesta
The Barcelona legend has been playing with footballers in Japan since 2018.
While his former Blaugrana team-mates David Villa, Thomas Vermaelen and Sergi Samper have all linked up with him, Iniesta’s time with Vissel Kobe hasn’t been a successful one football-wise.
Still, the Spaniard is enjoying his time in East Asia and continues to be one of the highest-paid footballers.
Pay: $32.5 M
Salary: $30 M
Endorsements: $2.5 M