5. Mikel John Obi:
His full name is John Michael Nchekwube Obinna and he is from the country Nigeria. He has gained fame as reliable midfielder. Since the year 2006 he is playing for chelas at a remuneration of $5.8 million. He is the most precious players for the National Football Team of Nigeria. In the year 2005, he won the second best player of the tournament in FIFA World Cup Youth Championship.