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The 10 Highest Paid Africans In The EPL

The 10 Highest Paid Africans In The Premier League

By Kurt Buckerfield - Nov 02, 2017 07:14 PM @KurtLaduma

There are many top Africans plying their trade in the Premier League – here are the 10 highest paid African players in the English top flight.

Tired of reading? Click through the gallery to see the 10 highest paid players in the Premier League, according to totalSPORTEK.

According to totalSPORTEK, Leicester City attacker Ahmed Musa is on £60 000 (R1.12 million) a week, making him the 10th highest paid African in England.

Liverpool defender Joel Matip is said to be earning £70 000 (R1.31 million) a week, which is less than Manchester United's Eric Bailly on £75 000 (R1.4 million) a week, as well as Chelsea player Victor Moses, who is said to be on the same weekly wage as the Ivorian.

Everton winger Yannick Bolasie is reportedly the sixth highest paid African in England on £80 000 (R1.5 million) a week, along with West Ham United's Ghanaian attacker Andre Ayew.

Tottenham Hotspur right back Serge Aurier is said to be on a weekly wage of £87 000 (R1.63 million), behind Liverpool attacker Sadio Mane on £90 000 (R1.69 million) a week.

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Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha is reportedly the second highest paid African star on £110 000 (R2.06 million) a week, with Liverpool's Mohamed Salah said to be the best paid on £120 000 (R2.2 million) a week, according to totalSPORTEK.

Are you surprised by any of the names on the list? Let us know in the comments section below. 


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bonganigeorge101@gmail.com Joined: 21 Feb 2017
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bonganigeorge101@gmail.com Nov 05, 2017 07:16 PM
Where is yaya?
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Supa mario Nov 04, 2017 04:08 PM
Yaya is the highest not salah.. Get ur facts right gyy6Yyyy
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Jamrock07@gmail.com Nov 03, 2017 08:12 PM
No they do deserve what they are earning since they are playing an important role at their respective clubs
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Jamrock07@gmail.com Nov 03, 2017 04:20 PM
Following his long consistent injuries,which is costing the team,i think it will be the right decision to sell him,Madrid
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lpidodo10 Nov 03, 2017 03:30 PM
Wa pota yong yaya is still the man here
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DeeKayeeL09 Nov 03, 2017 12:05 PM
What about Yaya Toure?
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Real T Gura Nov 03, 2017 10:59 AM
Yaya toure earns a lot and you have not mentioned him
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Nzeng_Kevin Nov 03, 2017 08:22 AM
where is Yaya Toure? coz he earns almost double of what Salah is earning?
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Mxolisingongoma Nov 03, 2017 07:53 AM
@matome910 Yes they failed to do their research. I no longer trust these people
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_SHYKIDsa_ Nov 03, 2017 07:30 AM
Eh! Yaya Toure not on da list??? Miracles can happen...
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matome910 Nov 03, 2017 07:16 AM
Yaya earns 220 000 Pounds a week. Soccerladuma is lying yoooo
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Myaka weliPhefeni Nov 02, 2017 11:59 PM
Where s yaya toure cowditor bcz i m sure his leading to those who s frm Africa playing their trade in EPL
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Purposely Misunderstood Nov 02, 2017 11:53 PM
Isn't Yaya not from Africa?
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rendzo1 Nov 02, 2017 11:52 PM
Where's Yaya
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Vinjwa Nov 02, 2017 11:19 PM
wow
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fanist Nov 02, 2017 11:14 PM
Ooh I thot I will c Yaya on the top editor
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Calvin wa Bucs Nov 02, 2017 11:02 PM
Yooooh....these Guys be making a lot of moolah in Europe
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murendeni joe Nov 02, 2017 10:01 PM
Salah is earning bt highest paid African player in epl is yaya toure with around £200 000 per week
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Warras4khosi Nov 02, 2017 09:45 PM
Green lies wena Cowditor Yaya Toure is the highest paid African not Salah please don't feed us with wrong information.
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Da Vinci11 Nov 02, 2017 09:07 PM
Yah neh..football is a well paying sport..imagine earning 5 million a month..on a three years contract. ..in that 3 years you will be having more than R100 m..in your name..some people are lucky

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