9) Frédéric Kanouté – Net Worth: $16 Million
The legendary Malian striker began his career in France with Lyon before moving to England with West Ham in 2001. During his spell at Sevilla he won African Player of the Year in 2007 as well as consecutive UEFA Cups. He is currently at Beijing Guoan in the Chinese Super League. In 2007 he spent a reported $700,000 buying his local mosque in Seville. He currently plays for Beijing Sinobo Guoan F.C., a professional Chinese football club.