which African footballer takes the highest salary in Europe
The highest salary is 240,000 according to http://www.sportsmanagementworldwide.com/salaries.asp
football has the highest salary, some teams earn 20,000 quid per game.
messi is the highest earning salary in football
the English football league
Even though it is not a set salary, Golf can easily be the highest earning sport with Tiger Woods being the first sports person to earn 1Billion dollars. Behind Golf would be a range of different sports from European Football, American Football, Basketball and Baseball with players easily earning hundreds of thousands of dollars a week.
Christiano Ronaldo gets 200,000 pounds a weeek at Real Madrid.
Varies but normally between 600-1500 cash Euro per month ($ 800 - 2500 usd) and all expenses paid. Some top players have made more. In the best American football leagues in Europe like Austria, Germany the pay & benefits are normally better than other Europe leagues.