4. Ricardo Kaka – Orlando City
2007 Ballon D’or winner makes the list of the Top 10 Highest Paid Brazilian Football Players, it would have been a shock if Ricardo Kaka didn’t make the list of all players in the world. Ricardo was best known during his amazing spell with AC Milan who he played for as an attacking midfielder for years, The Brazilian joined the Italian club for €8.5 million from Sao Paolo, while playing for AC Milan Ricardo Kaka won the Serie A title, the UEFA Champions League and in 2007 he won the FIFA Ballon D’or.
Ricardo Kaka also played for Real Madrid but didn’t have much impact after his €68.5 million move to Spain due to injury which made him spend most of his spell at Real Madrid on the bench. The Brazilian is currently playing for Orlando City in the Major League Soccer and is earning £165,000 per week making him the 3rd Highest Brazilian earner in the world.