Top 10 Highest Paid Asian Footballers

10. Park Joo Ho

Park Joo Ho

- Position: Left-back / Midfielder - DOB: 16th January 1987 - Height: 1.75 Meters (5 Feet 9 Inches) - Weight: 175 lbs. (71 KGs Park Joo-ho has represented South Korea as a defender since he was 16 years old. As a versatile player, he plays primarily as a left-back but can also play as a wide or defensive midfielder in midfield.

09. Ji Dong-Won

 Ji Dong-Won

- Position: Forward - DOB: 28th May 1991 - Height: 1.89 Meters (6 Feet 2 Inches) - Weight: 179 lbs. (81 KGs) A professional footballer born in South Korea, Ji Dong-won is a winger for Eintracht Braunschweig, on loan from 1 FSV Mainz 05, and the South Korean national team.

08. Ki Sung Yueng

Ki Sung Yueng

- Position: Midfielder - DOB: 24th January 1989 - Height: 1.89 Meters (6 Feet 2 Inches) - Weight: 165 lbs. (75 KGs) Ki Sung-Yueng is known as one of the best soccer players. The South Korean national team selected him as a central midfielder in 2008. 

07. Lee Chung Yong

Lee Chung Yong

- Position: Winger - DOB: 2nd July 1988 - Height: 1.80 Meters (5 Feet 11 Inches) - Weight: 154 lbs. (70 KGs) A 31-year-old soccer player, Lee Chung-Yong, has a net worth of $$15.1 Million. Yong became one of the highest-paid Asian footballers because of his exceptional career.

06. Massimo Luongo

 Massimo Luongo

- Position: Midfielder - DOB: 25th September 1992 - Height: 1.76 Meters (5 Feet 9 Inches) - Weight: 165 lbs. (75 KGs) The Australian professional footballer Massimo Corey Luongo was born on 25 September 1992. He plays as a midfielder for EFL Championship club Sheffield Wednesday and the Australian national football team.

05. Yuto Nagatomo

Yuto Nagatomo 

- Position: Fullback - DOB: 12th September 1986 - Height: 1.70 Meters (5 Feet 7 Inches) - Weight: 150 lbs. (68 KGs) Yuto Nagatomo represents the Japan National Team and Ligue 1 club Olympique de Marseille as a full-back. His first international appearance for Japan came against Ivory Coast on 24 May 2008.

04. Maya Yoshida

Maya Yoshida

- Position: Center-Back - DOB: 24th August 1988 - Height: 1.89 Meters (6 Feet 2 Inches) - Weight: 172 lbs. (78 KGs) A Japanese footballer, Maya Yoshida, was born on 24 August 1988 and played for Serie A club Sampdoria as a brilliant center back. He also captains the Japan national team.

03. Tim Cahill

Tim Cahill

- Position: Forward/Attacking Midfielder - DOB: 6th December 1979 - Height: 1.78 Meters (5 Feet 10 Inches) - Weight: 168 lbs. (76 KGs) Former professional footballer Timothy Filiga Cahill, AO, was born on 6 December 1979. Cahill played as a striker and an attacking midfielder throughout his career. 

02. Shinji Kagawa

Shinji Kagawa

- Position: Forward/Attacking Midfielder - DOB: 17th March 1989 - Height: 1.75 Meters (5 Feet 9 Inches) - Weight: 150 lbs. (68 KGs) He plays for both the Japanese national football team and the Greek club PAOK as a midfielder. Kagawa was born in March 1989 in Kyoto. In 2010, Kagawa signed with Borussia Dortmund after starting out with Cerezo Osaka in his native country.

01. Son Heung Min

Son Heung Min

- Position: Forward - DOB: 8th July 1992 - Height: 1.83 Meters (6 Feet) - Weight: 170 lbs. (77 KGs) Known for his football skills as a forward for the Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur, Son Heung-min plays for the South Korean national team.