Sergio Busquets Burgos is a Spanish professional footballer. He is commonly known to the fans as Sergio Busquets. Busquets is considered as one of the best defensive midfielders in the world.
Busquets plays for Barcelona in club football. Busquets is a one club player, all his life he only played for Barcelona.
Busquets is known for his defensive work rate on the pitch and extraordinary passing abilities. Busquets is a regular player for the Spanish team and helped the team to win many crucial matches from time to time. Busquets also won the 2010 FIFA World Cup with the Spanish team.
The tally of Busquets trophy list is pretty heavy. He won many trophies with Barcelona over the years. He won La Liga titles, Champions League, FIFA Club World Cup and many more major trophies with Barcelona.
Busquets also led the Barcelona team of Barcelona several times with his captaincy. He is now 32 years old and still this player is showing great form on the pitch.
Sergio Busquets became an iconic player over the years and he also earned a good amount of money. Sergio Busquets’s net worth in the year 2021 is approximately USD 158 million.
Busquets started his football career at a very early age. As a youth player he played for many clubs and later he joined Barcelona B. Barcelona noticed the potential of this player and promoted him to the main team. He was promoted to Barcelona back in 2008 and has been playing with the team ever since.
In the early days Barcelona used to pay him USD 4 million annually. Later Busquets extended his contract with the club and from 2014 he started to get USD 8.5 million annually. In 2016 he signed a new contract with the club and from that time on he pocketed around USD 10 million annually.
He also started to receive bonuses based on his individual performance. In the year 2018 Busquets got a raise in his paycheck. Barcelona started to pay him USD 16 million for each season excluding bonuses and this contract is still active.