Ivan Rakitic Net Worth: Barcelona’s attacking midfielder, Ivan Rakitic is a Croatian professional footballer with a net worth of $25 million.
Born on March 10, 1988 in Mohlin, Switzerland to Croatian parents, Ivan Rakitic spent his childhood in Switzerland and followed his father and older brother in football. He started concentrating in his football career and was noticed by European scouts after which he settled in Basel.
Rakitic joined the youth team in Basel and made his first senior debut in 2005 while also joining the team in the Swiss Super League. He established himself as a good player just in his second season and scored 11 goals in 33 domestic appearances to be named best youth player during 2006-07. He became a renowned name in European football and was marked by several clubs before he joined Schalke 04 in 2007 for €5 million.
After four years of gameplay in Germany, Rakitic was signed by Sevilla FC, a Spanish club in La Liga for €2.5 million where he became a regular. He also became the team captain in 2013-14 season and was considered as one of the finest midfielder in the league with good scoring abilities. He signed for Barcelona on a five year contract in 2014 and went on to score the first goal in the finals of the UEFA Champions League 2015 against Juventus.
Rakitic plays for Croatia in the international arena, however, he has also played for the Swiss U17, U19 and U21 teams before being called up to play for the Croatian national team. He has also been one of the most notable players in Croatian history with his individual records for his country in Euro Cup and World Cups.
Rakitic’s salary is currently $8.8 million per year with his club Barcelona while his market value is set at $34 million. Ivan Rakitic’s net worth is estimated to be $25 million as of today.
Quick Facts about Ivan Rakitic
Full Name: Ivan Rakitic
Height: 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)
Date of Birth: March 10, 1988
Place of Birth: Mohlin, Switzerland
Marital status: Married (Raquel Mauri)
Current Club: Barcelona
Salary: 8 million EUR per year