Top 20 highest paid players in the Premier League revealed

highest paid players in the premier league
Paul Pogba on top of the list. Photo by: mr3002 / Shutterstock.com

The top 20 highest paid players in the Premier League have been revealed according to new figures.

Paul Pogba’s £290,000-a-week wage puts him £30,000 above Wayne Rooney and £40,000 above Zlatan Ibrahimovic at the top of the list.

Manchester United and Manchester City both have six representatives in the top 20, while Chelsea have four, and Arsenal two. Liverpool and West Ham, meanwhile, have to settle for just one each.

Here are the 20 highest-paid players in the Premier League:

1. Paul Pogba (Manchester United) £290,000 per-week

2. Wayne Rooney (Manchester United) £260,000 per-week

3. Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Manchester United) £250,000 per-week

4. Sergio Aguero (Manchester City) £240,000 per-week

5. Yaya Toure (Manchester City) £220,000 per-week

6. Eden Hazard (Chelsea) £200,000 per-week

7. David Silva (Manchester City) £200,000 per-week

8. David de Gea (Manchester United) £185,000 per-week

9. Raheem Sterling (Manchester City) £180,000 per-week

10. Kevin de Bruyne (Manchester City) £170,000 per-week

11. Cesc Fabregas (Chelsea) £170,000 per-week

12. Mesut Ozil (Arsenal) £140,000 per-week

13. Juan Mata (Manchester United) £140,000 per-week

14. Bastian Schweinsteiger (Manchester United) £135,000 per-week

15. Alexis Sanchez (Arsenal) £130,000 per-week

16. Dimitri Payet (West Ham) £125,000 per-week

17. Willian (Chelsea) £120,000 per-week

18. Vincent Kompany (Manchester City) £120,000 per-week

19. Daniel Sturridge (Liverpool) £120,000 per-week

20. Thibaut Courtois (Chelsea) £120,000 per-week