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Arsenal’s 2017/18 Wages Leaked?

Arsenal’s 2017/18 Wages Leaked?

By Keegan Kruger - Oct 10, 2017 08:00 PM @KeeganKruger

Premier League outfit Arsenal are known for running a tight ship when it comes to spending money on transfers and wages. Here is what the English giants are apparently paying the like of Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil.

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The Chile and the Germany international, who are in the final year of their current contracts, are said to be the club’s top earners, pocketing £140 000 (R2.54 million) per week.

Arsenal’s new signing Sead Kolasinac is the second highest paid player at the club on £119 500 (R2.16 million). The wing-back, who made it into the Bundesliga Team of The Year last season, arrived in London on a free at the start of this campaign.

Goalkeeper Petr Cech, defender Hector Bellerin, midfielder Aaron Ramsey, winger Theo Walcott, striker Olivier Giroud and club-record signing Alexandre Lacazette are in third and said to be earning £100 000 (R1.81 million) per week.

The fourth highest paid players in the squad are Santi Cazorla, Granit Xhaka, Jack Wilshere and Shkodran Mustafi. The four are said to be earning £90 000 (R1.63 million), while in fifth is club captain Laurent Koscielny, who is on £75 000 (R1.36 million) weekly.

Germany international Per Mertesacker, France defender Mathieu Debuchy and England star Danny Welbeck are in sixth place earning £70 000 (R1.27 million), while in seventh we will find the Spaniard Nacho Monreal, who is making £65 000 (R1.18 million) per week.

In eighth, is the Gunners defensive midfielders Francis Coquelin and Mohamed Elneny, who are both said to be earning £60 000 (R1.04 million) per week.

Colombian goalkeeper David Ospina find himself in ninth place earning £40 000 (R726 000) per week, while in tenth we see Nigerian superstar Alex Iwobi, who is currently getting a weekly wage of £30 000 (R544 000).

PSG’s 2017/18 Wages Leaked?

Calum Chambers and Rob Holding are in eleventh place, and they are said to be getting £20 000 (R363 00) per week.

What do you think of these exorbitant wages? Have your say in the comments section below.


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marshchiefs Joined: 01 Sep 2015
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marshchiefs Oct 11, 2017 02:26 PM
They must cut money for Ozil bcz his performance is really bad or they must let him go for free in summer. This team have a lot of average players tht gives below par performances
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#eddie Oct 10, 2017 10:32 PM
Sanchez nd Ozil are crazy they want their wages to be added from 140 to 350-400.....that is total madness for u!!!
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Myaka weliPhefeni Oct 10, 2017 09:43 PM
Yoooh Iwobi deserve more than this and Koschienly they hv big impact on this team
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@McCoora Oct 10, 2017 09:17 PM
We need to clean up all this deadwood and reshuffle our management and rope in a lot of our legends,those are the people who still respect that Arsenal badge
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@McCoora Oct 10, 2017 09:14 PM
Whatever editor,they don't deserve any raise
Warras4khosi Joined: 19 Jul 2017
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Warras4khosi Oct 10, 2017 08:21 PM
Sanchez and Ozil
Maredo Joined: 14 Sep 2014
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Maredo Oct 10, 2017 08:18 PM
You call this exorbitant. Are you serious. Whtare theother top teamspaying

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