Mexican ex-professional soccer player Ricardo Pelaez has an estimated net worth of $5 million. Born in Mexico City, Mexico in March 1963. He played as a forward who began his professional career in 1985 at Club America after started out as an accountant. Pelaez then went on to sign for Necaxa where he played in 352 games and netted 138 goals between 1987 and 1997. From 1997 to 1998 the footballer once again played his trade at Club America prior to his switch to Guadalajara where he hung up his boots in 2000. Meanwhile, he also represented Mexico’s national soccer team from 1989 to 1999 and was part of the country’s squad for the 1998 FIFA World Cup Tournament. With the nation, he registered 43 appearances and netted 16 goals. Following his retirement, Pelaez landed a role as the soccer commentator for the Mexican television station Televisa in 2004 and has since served as a Spanish language commentator for the FIFA video games. He also held the Sporting Director of the Mexican national team role for a brief spell. He is currently the President of Liga MX club America.