One of the biggest stars in women’s handball of the last decade, Romanian princess Cristina Neagu is the best paid in women’s handball according Romanian media.
CSM Bucharest playmaker has 26.000 per month (gross) – between 20.000 and 22.000 EUR net.
With an estimated yearly revenue of EUR 265,000, Cristina Neagu is the second-best paid athlete in Romania. Only a football player from CFR Cluj, Ibrahima Balde, makes more money than she does, namely some EUR 300,000 per year. Meanwhile, FCSB’s stars Constantin Budescu, Denis Alibec and Filipe Teixeira make some EUR 240,000 per year.
Neagu is also the best-paid women’s handball player in the world, surpassing Norwegian Nora Mork, who makes EUR 240,000 at Gyor in Hungary. In TOP 5 are also Alexandra Lacabrere, Andrea Lekic and Katarina Bulatovic.