Seven-time Super Bowl winner Tom Brady has become Birmingham City’s new minority owner.
Brady, who called it a career earlier this year, partnered with Knighthead Capital Management LLC.
The former NFL star will now take his place as chairman of the new Advisory Board in Birmingham.
It’s fair to say that the former quarterback has been no stranger to a big payday during his pro career.
Mail Sport breaks down Tom Brady’s net worth and career earnings.
Seven-time Super Bowl winner Tom Brady has become the city of Birmingham’s new minority owner.
The NFL legend retired from the sport earlier this year after 23 professional seasons.
What is Tom Brady’s net worth?
As of May 2023, it was reported by Forbes that Brady has a net worth of £35.6 million ($45.2 million).
Forbes also ranked the NFL legend among the 50 highest-paid athletes this year.
Off the court, Brady has a large social media presence, with more than 12 million followers on Instagram.
Brady also has an eye for property and has locations from New York to Florida and even Montana. It has also sold more than £110.2 million ($140 million) worth of property, earning a profit of around £23.6 million ($30 million) on property deals alone, according to the New York Post.
After parting ways with Gisele Caroline Bundchen, the two are looking to split their multi-million dollar estates.
Brady, 45, recently started building a new bachelor house in Miami, which is believed to cost around £9 million ($11.5 million). He bought the land with his ex-wife. in 2020 for £13.4 ($17 million).
In addition to his property in Miami, Brady has a vacation home in Costa Rica and houses in New York, Boston, Los Angeles, Massachusetts and Montana.
It faces the water and has a golf course behind it. According to The Sun, the Creek Island area is protected by a 13-person private police force.
Brady and his ex-wife Gisele Bundchen divorced last October after 13 years of marriage.
Tom Brady’s lavish Miami bachelor pad is coming, according to recent images
Brady is building a house on an area of land he bought with his ex-wife Gisele Bundchen.
Brady’s new house faces the water and has a golf course behind it
What are Tom Brady’s career earnings?
After 23 seasons in the NFL, Brady pocketed millions. It has been reported that he earned £226.3 million ($333 million) in salary throughout his professional career.
Brady appeared in 10 Super Bowls throughout his professional career, winning seven of them and was also crowned MVP five times.
He first won the Super Bowl in 2002 with the New England Patriots. The win over the St. Louis Rams was Brady’s third season as a professional.
In that season, Brady pocketed 293.1 million pounds ($372,000), according to Spotrac.
The NFL legend spent 19 seasons with the Patriots and won the Super Bowl five more times. In his final season with the team, Brady took home £18.1 million ($23 million).
While he was no stranger to a big payday, Brady’s biggest earnings came towards the end of his career.
After signing for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2020, Brady pocketed £22.3 million ($28.3 million) in his first season.
His biggest payday came in 2021, with Brady earning £31 million ($39.4 million). The Buccaneers beat the Kansas City Chiefs in the Super Bowl, in what was Brady’s last title before retiring.
Next year, Brady will begin a 10-year contract with FOX as an NFL analyst, worth a staggering £295.8 million ($375 million).
Brady announced his retirement from the NFL in February after 23 NFL seasons.
Businesses and sponsorship agreements
In July, Brady was unveiled as the new owner of a celebrity team at the E1 World Championship, joining tennis great Rafael Nadal and Red Bull Formula One driver Sergio Perez in the new electric racing boat competition.
Brady’s team becomes the fifth entry in the E1 World Championship which is scheduled to begin racing next year in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
He also has several lucrative deals with companies like Amazon, Under Armour, Fanatics, IWC Watches, EA, Subway and many more.
Brady (second from right) became a regatta team owner last month, joining Rafael Nadal and Sergio Perez in their keen interest in the sport.
Brady partnered with Amazon Live in December of last year to help customers win gifts ahead of the holiday season.
Under Amour is one of the oldest partners of the former NFL star. The sports brand partnered with the former quarterback nearly 12 years ago, with Brady promoting the company on several occasions.
He also partnered with EA to promote their latest NFL game, Madden 22. He was featured on the cover along with Patrick Mahomes.