A soccer star not only shines on the pitch but has to do the magic off the pitch as well. His charisma and stylish looks help them earn ambassador contract with various brands. Over the years, the football world has seen a number of charming and stylish personalities who have not only charmed football pitches with their skills and vision. But they were wanted off the pitch as well. Here we have created a list of top 10 hottest male soccer players 2016.
Top 10 Hottest Male Soccer Players 2016
10. James Rodriguez-Colombia
The Colombian international James Rodriguez joined Real Madrid in 2014. He caught the eyes of the Spanish giants after the heroic performances in World Cup 2014. He was the top scorer of the tournament alongside Lionel Messi. Rodriguez has won 4 trophies which include 2 UEFA Super Cups, 1 Club World Cup, and 1 UEFA Champions League trophy. He is a brand ambassador for an energy drink brand and has a sponsorship deal with Adidas. He secures the 10th spot in the countdown.
9. Ricardo Kaka-Brazil
The 2007 Ballon d’Or winner Ricardo Kaka is no doubt one of the most attractive male football players. Kaka was an excellent player in his prime and a crucial member of AC Milan’s legendary team. His career started to decline since he joined Real Madrid in 2009. He struggled in Spain and couldn’t regain his AC Milan form. Currently, he is playing in Major League Soccer with the club Orland City. The Brazilian midfielder has been a fashion icon. He is one of the richest soccer players due to the endorsements contracts that earn him loads of cash. He made it to the 9th position of the list of top 10 hottest male soccer players 2016.
8. Lionel Messi-Argentina
The Argentine international has always been a good looking player. At the age of 29, the maturity on his face and his new bearded blonde look have made him even more admirable. The best player in the world earns more than $25 million a year through endorsements. He is in a long-term contract with Adidas. Messi surely deserves the 8th spot.
7. Sergio Ramos-Spain
The Spanish centre-back Sergio Ramos is one of the hottest and most appealing male soccer players in the world. Ramos has a body that surely drives the ladies crazy. He has a brilliant build with six packs, and his arms full of tattoos. Ramos is a world cup winner and a die-hard Madridista. He is playing with the Madrid side since 2005 and is captaining the team after his team-mate Casillas went to Porto.
6. Claudio Marchisio-Italy
The Italian midfielder Claudio Marchisio made it to the 6th spot in the countdown of top 10 hottest male soccer players 2016. Marchisio is a world class attacking midfielder. He was a part of Juventus FC’s youth system and grew through the ranks of the club, and finally scoring his first ever goal for Juventus in 2008. Marchisio starred for Juventus during 2014/15 season when Juventus achieved the domestic double and progressed to the UCL final. Along with great play, Marchisio has great looks as well. The traditional Italian look with a brown beard and blue eyes makes him an adorable person.
5. Xabi Alonso-Spain
Xabi Alonso is considered the most classify football player ever. His fashion sense, dressing, and looks make him a personality that every brand wants to be their face. Even at the age of 35, Alonso has still got, both in terms of football and looks. He is a regular starter for German champions Bayern Munich FC.
4. Olivier Giroud-France
The French striker Olivier Giroud is one of the most appealing and hottest players out there. He has been in London, playing for Arsenal since 2012. Gunner fans might not be happy with his poor scoring efficiency but female fans surely admire this Frenchman. Since he has grown the beard, his appeal has increased considerably.
3. Gerard Pique-Spain
3rd Spaniard in the list is FC Barcelona and Spain’s defender Gerard Pique. Pique is sensational both on and off the pitch. On the pitch, he is rock solid in defense for Barcelona and Spain. Off the pitch, Pique stuns the glamor world with his great model looks. He is currently dating Shakira and his looks might justify why Shakira fall in love with him.
2. Cristiano Ronaldo-Portugal
Cristiano Ronaldo is ahead of his rival Lionel Messi in the list. He is a complete athlete with marvelous physical features and a rock-solid body. He don’t have tattoos on his body. But this doesn’t stop him from being one of the most good looking players.
1. Neymar Jr
The Brazilian number 10 Neymar Jr is the hottest and most soccer player in the world. In addition to being the most exciting talent in the football, Neymar is ruling the world of glamor as well. His looks have earned him enough contracts that even at the age of 24, Neymar is amongst the richest football players.