3. Matt Giteau NZ$2.119 million (€1.1m)
Matthew James ‘Matt’ Giteau is an Australian rugby union player who now plays for the Japanese Top League side Suntory Sungoliath. During his career he won 100 test caps for Australia.
He was reselected to the national team after several years’ absence under rule known as Giteau’s law. Giteau is a utility back.