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Top 5 Highest Paid English Premier League Players.

The Top 5 Highest Paid English Premier League Players have always been the high profile players in every top level English Club.

The English Premier League has its golden era from different time periods. For instance, not quite a long time ago, when the now “English Premier League” was named as “Barclays Premier League”.

It was literally Prime English Football at it’s finest. Moreover, The Beautiful Game has always been a good source for both entertainment and monetary purposes.

Players at the “ Big Six” clubs, as the name suggests earns ”Big Bucks” as well. The culture and lifestyle of the English Premier League players have always been on the lavish end.

Therefore, today let us shed some light over this part in particular i.e. Basically who are the Top 5 Highest paid english premier league players

5. Raphael Varane

Raphael Varane a legendary French Centre Back

The Red Devils newest signing of the season. The gem from france playing at the heart of Manchester, He is the highest paid defender in the Premier League as well.

Already a World Cup winner with france, A Champions League winner with the Los Blancos( Real Madrid) came as a long term partner for Harry Maguire

He earns a whooping £340,000 per week and is contracted until the summer of 2025 with Manchester United.

4. Jadon Sancho

Jadon Sancho among the Top 5 Highest paid English Premier League Players in 2021.

Another Red Devil. Manchester United clearly formulated supremacy in this list. Jadon Sancho’s move was a highly anticipated one at “The Theatre of Dreams” and after a sensational summer transfer window of 2021-2022 season.

He came to Old Trafford after enjoying a successful campaign in the German League Bundesliga with Borussia Dortmund.

He earns a staggering £350,000 per week making him the highest paid winger in the English Premier League.

With a not so promising start of the season for Sancho. He surely has an ample amount of time to show his worth, as his contract runs until 2026.

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3. David De Gea

David De Gea, The Great Wall Of Manchester very well deserving to be in the list of top 5 Highest Paid English Premier League Players

What to say about DDG. If one has to describe his stature at Manchester United it could be well explained with an insane stat and i.e He is the most used player in the English Premier League since his debut in the year 2011.

The Spanish wall at the better side of Manchester has always been delivering for the Red Devils as form is temporary but his class will always be permanent.

He is the highest paid goalkeeper in Premier League with an eye watering amount of £375,000 per week and his contract runs until 2024 with an option of extension for one more year.

2. Kevin De Bruyne

Kevin De Bruyne an elite CITIZEN

The Belgian star is an exceptional player. And arguably one of the best players at his position. The only player in the list who is not a Red Devil

This in itself tells a lot about Kevin De Bruyne, The Belgian Wizard earns a lucrative £400,000 per week clearly fulfilling his status as one of the best players in the world.

He is at The Etihad Stadium until at least 2025 which is a great thing for The Citizens.

1. Cristiano Ronaldo 

Cristiano Ronaldo and the legendary Manchester United Emblem Ranked No. 1 in the list of Top 5 Highest Paid English Premier League Players

Was there ever any doubt about this position. When the best player in the world arrives at the best league in the world for a “One Last Dance”.

It will definitely be a front page moment. At the age of 36 when many legends decide to hang up their boots. Cristiano decided to come back at a club where he arrived as a boy and left as the best player in the world

Therefore, came back as arguably the greatest player of all time. As, he shows no signs of slowing down, especially in the Champions League.

Ronaldo earns a decent amount which is £510,000 per week making him the league’s highest paid player. His return to the Premier League has been a dream come true for die hard United fans.

In Conclusion with this list, United clearly dominated in this category. However, there is a lot of improvement which is required in their performances that has been under par at the first half of the 21-22 season.

S.NoPlayer NameWeekly Wages
5.Raphael Varane£340,000
4.Jadon Sancho€350,000
3.David De Gea£375,000
2.Kevin De bruyne£400,000
1.Cristiano Ronaldo£510,000

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