Manchester United skipper, Wayne Rooney may have not been particularly outstanding in the past few seasons, but the 30 year-old is raking in cool cash for himself. The England international has topped Sunday Times Rich list of  young sportmen with £82m fortune. His big pay rise and endorsement deals from Nike and Samsung have been largely responsible for this new status. 

Top Richest Sportsmen.

1 Wayne Rooney £82m
2 Andy and Jamie Murray £58m
3 Rory McIlroy £56m
4 Gareth Bale £34m
5 Sergio Agüero £33m
6 David Silva £31m
7 Cesc Fàbregas £29m
7 Radamel Falcao £29m
9 Samir Nasri £22m
10 Eden Hazard £18m
10 Amir Khan £18m