Lionel Messi, Neymar and the highest-earning forwards competing in this season’s Champions League

Lionel Messi, Neymar and the highest-earning forwards competing in this season’s Champions League

Lionel Messi, Neymar and the highest-earning forwards competing in this season's Champions League 17. Vincent Aboubakar earns £36,500-a-week at Porto16. Jonas earns £42,000-a-week at Benfica15. Dries Mertens earns £60,000-a-week at Napoli14. Edin Dzeko earns £75,000-a-week at Roma13. Roberto Firmino earns £100,000-a-week at Liverpool12. Paulo Dybala earns £110,000-a-week at Juventus11. Antoine Griezmann earns £112,000-a-week at Atletico Madrid10. Harry Kane earns £120,000-a-week at Tottenham Hotspur9. Robert Lewandowski earns £141,000-a-week at Bayern Munich8. Alvaro Morata earns £155,000-a-week at Chelsea7. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang earns £170,000-a-week at Borussia Dortmund6. Sergio Aguero earns £220,000-a-week at Manchester City5. Romelu Lukaku earns £250,000-a-week at Manchester United4. Radamel Falcao earns £265,000-a-week at Monaco3. Cristiano Ronaldo earns £365,000-a-week at Real Madrid2. Lionel Messi earns £500,000-a-week at Barcelona1. Neymar earns £537,000-a-week at Paris Saint-Germain

The Champions League is where Europe's leading talent takes to the stage and such quality doesn't come cheap.

For players like Harry Kane, though, their pay packet still leaves a lot to be desired in comparison to the superstars of the game. Neymar, for example, earns four times more than the Tottenham striker.

In light of this, we've found out just how much the first choice forward for each team currently competing in the Champions League is earning each week.

Scroll through the gallery above to see where Europe's best forwards, thanks to research from The Times, rank on their weekly salary.

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