Top 5 Highest Paid African Footballers in the Premier League
The Premier League is blessed with a lot of African players in time past and also in the current season. these players are a key part of their various clubs in winning matches and competing for titles whenever there is a chance for them to help their clubs.
Notjustok have decided to take you through the top five highest-paid players in the league
(5) Naby Keita: £6.4 million annually
The Guinean who plays for Liverpool Football club earns £120,000 per week in the five-year contract he signed with the Reds in 2018 from RB Leipzig.
(4) Wilfried Zaha: £6.76 million annually
The Ivorian who plays his football for Crystal Palace is part of the top five highest-paid African players. Zaha is an important part of the Eagles team since he joined the Premier League club. He earns £130 million every year.
(3) Nicolas Pepe: £7.28 million annually
The Arsenal midfielder who also hails from Ivory Coast is the third-highest paid African player in the Premier League. People earn £140,000 a week, and £7.28 million every year. He joined the Gunners from Liile in 2018 for a club record fee.
(2) Thomas Partey: £10.4 million annually
The Black Stars midfielder who plays his football with the Gunners in the second most paid African player in the Premier League. Partey joined Arsenal from Atletico Madrid for £45 million. The midfielder earns £200,000 per week and £10.4 million yearly.
(2) Mohamed Salah: £10.4 million annually
The Egyptian king as he is popularly called plays his football with Liverpool Football Club. Salah who is in the final six months of his contract earns £200,000 weekly and £10.4 million, he is expected to earn more if his contract is renewed at the club.