Neymar wears FC Barcelona’s number 11 t-shirt and so does Gareth Bale at Real Madrid. Both the players joined their current clubs in 2013 and play as wingers. In short, What Neymar Jr is for Barcelona, Gareth Bale is for Real Madrid. And they have the similar amount of income. The Welshman pocketed $24 million past year from Real Madrid as wages and bonuses. He is the 6th highest paid soccer player on the planet as he earned a total of $34 million.