As one of the richest football clubs in the world, Manchester United have a massive wage bill for its players. In the Premier League this season, Manchester United have one of the highest wage bills of all participating clubs.
As it has been established that Manchester United have a high wage bill, who are the players earning the highest of amounts? Which player tops the earnings list, and which players make the top 10? Lets find out
In this article, I bring to you the 10 most paid Manchester United players in this Premier League season. Note that we are in the 2021/2020 Premier League season.
10. Bruno Fernandes.
At the moment, Bruno Fernandes is the 10th most paid Manchester United player. The Portuguese international signed a 180k pounds a week wage when he joined in January 2020. Since then, his impact on the club has been sublime. As a new contract will be offered to him soon, you can expect his wage to increase.
9. Harry Maguire.
Harry Maguire joined Manchester United I'm a deal worth 80 million pounds from Leicester City in 2019. This deal eclipsed Liverpool's 75 million pounds deal for Van Dijk as the most expensive defender in world football. Upon his signing, he signed a 190k pounds a week wage. This wage makes him the 9th most paid player for now.
8. Marcus Rashford.
Dr Marcus Rashford MBE is the 8th most paid player at Manchester United now. The Englishman earns 200k a week wage at the Theatre of Dreams. As the player continues to flourish, you can expect an upgrade in the near future.
7. Edison Cavani.
Uruguay striker Edison Cavani comes next on this list. The free agent man joined the club last season and signed a 250k a week wage. He and the next player on his list earn the same wage.
6. Anthony Martial.
Anthony Martial narrowly misses out on a spot in the top 5. As the player is more likely to be sold in the future, his 250k per week wage is the 6th highest in the team, alongside that of Cavani.
5. Paul Pogba.
French midfielder Paul Pogba is one of the highest-paid midfielders in the Premier League. The Nations League winner with France earns 290k pounds every week at Manchester United.
4. Rafael Varane.
Former Real Madrid defender Rafael Varane is one of the highest-paid defenders in the Premier League. The French international is paid 340k pounds on a weekly basis by Manchester United this season.
3. Jadon Sancho.
The former Borussia Dortmund sensation is a new acquisition at the club. Upon signing some months ago, he was offered a whooping 350k pounds contract, which he signed. This sees him earn the 3rd highest wage at the club.
2. David De Gea.
Before the arrival of the player who tops De Gea on this list, he was the most paid player in the team. However, that changed shortly after the season started. For now, though, he remains second on the list and the most paid goalkeeper around in England. De Gea pockets 375k pounds every week.
1. Cristiano Ronaldo.
Cristiano Ronaldo is the most paid Premier League player this season. In fact, h is one of the most paid players in the world. The Portuguese captain earns a whooping 480k pounds on a weekly basis at Manchester United this season.
Which Manchester United paying this high, they should be able to win the league this season. Do you think they will be able to win it?
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