Michael Jordan's staggering net worth revealed after he turned down an ...

MICHAEL JORDAN, 57, is a former professional basketball player from New York. How much money has he earned during his career?

PUBLISHED: 16:35, Fri, May 1, 2020 | UPDATED: 16:46, Fri, May 1, 2020

Michael Jordan is best known as a basketball player and brand ambassador from the likes of Nike and Coca-Cola. It has been reported he recently turned down a two hour appearance that would have earned him $100million, or £79million. How much money does he have in the bank?

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Michael Jordan net worth

The basketball legend has a fortune of $2.1billion, or around £1.6billion, according to Business Insider.

When at the height of their fame, some celebrities will top up their bank balance with paid appearances and brand deals.

Michael's agent, David Falk, has opened up about some of the deals Michael has passed on in his career.

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Speaking on WFAN Sports Radio, David explained the athlete recently passed on £79million for a two hour appearance.

He said: "I brought him a deal three years ago for $100million.

"All he had to do was, other than giving his name and likeness, make a one two-hour appearance to announce the deal and he turned it down.

"I

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