The Premier League is the most awaited event in the football world. It is the most popular club, football league. It makes more money than the UEFA Champions League.
Here, there are matches between clubs instead of national teams. In every club, there are different players from each country. Each club has a fan base of billions of people.
It is not only profitable for the clubs but forms the players as well. Some of the most popular football players participate in this league. Different clubs shell out thousands of dollars every week to get the best player in their team.
The players get paid on the basis of their performance and popularity. Most of the players have made a fortune from playing in the Premier League.
Highest-Paid Football Players in the League:
The English Premier League is going to start in a few days. Last year Liverpool took the winning title. However, this year is going to be another epic battle between the clubs.
This 31 years old Arsenal player gets the highest wage in the league. He is the team captain and reportedly earns £375,000 per week. He is one of the best strikers in the world. His entry on number 1 is quite a shock to everyone. Previously he wasn’t in the highest-paid list. However, his new contract with Arsenal got him this position.
David de Gea:
He plays with Manchester United. He earns around £375,000 every week. This Spanish goalkeeper is the second-highest-paid player in the league. Looking at his amazing performance in all the previous games, he got a raise. However, he has been struggling lately. If he doesn’t perform well, the title might pass on to Dean Henderson. He is the only player with a better record than Gea.
Kevin de Bruyne:
He is the third highest-paid player in the league. He makes around £320,833 every week. He plays for Manchester City. He is the highest-paid player in the club. He made the most goals in 2017, 18 and 20 seasons. In 2019, he played only half the season due to injury. He is the best and finest player in the entire league.
He is the star player of Manchester City. He is a 25-year-old player who makes £300,000 a week. He plays the forward position. In the 2019-2- season, he scored 20 goals. He is an excellent player and has the potential to earn £400,000 worth wage. He plays off the England team as well. He made a total of 86 goals in the league. He is one of the top goal scorers in the club.
He plays for Manchester United. He earns£290,000 a week. This 27 years old player gets the second-highest wage in the club. He is a French midfielder. He had the biggest contribution in the France team winning the world cup last year. He is the star player in the club. The first half of the games weren’t good for him because of injuries. However, the second half was better.
These are the five highest-paid football players in the English Premier League.