January Transfer WINDOWS rounding up, many Clubs Clubs had to also increase their wage bill to compete for signatures. It is one of the keys to retaining players as well in a highly competitive league.
Alexis Sanchez is now the highest-paid footballer in the Premier League, following his move from Arsenal to Manchester United.
The player himself will earn £350,000 a week plus an extra £100,000 a week for image rights over the course of a four-and-a-half-year contract.
The Highest Paid Players in The PL (Weekly):
1. Alexis Sanchez: £350,000
2. Paul Pogba: £290,000
3. Romelu Lukaku: £250,000
4. Zlatan Ibrahimovic: £220,000
5. Aguero: £220,000
6. Eden Hazard: £220,000
7. Cesc Fabregas: £220,000
8. David De Gea: £200,000
9. De Bruyne: £200,000