Secret Clause To Earn Pogba £2.8m Bonus?
Secret Clause To Earn Manchester United’s Paul Pogba £2.8m Bonus?
Manchester United record-signing Paul Pogba is already one of the highest paid players at the Red Devils, but a secret clause in his whopping contract will reportedly now give him another massive payout.
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Pogba, who scored United’s first goal in their 2-1 win over Arsenal on Sunday, is believed to be the second-highest paid player at the Old Trafford, with only Alexis Sanchez suggested to earn more.
The Frenchman already pockets around £290 000 (R5 million) per week, but according to the Sun, he will get a bonus of £2.8 million (R48 million) for image rights at the end of the season.
“Paul will get the image rights bonus at the end of the season as per his contract,” a source told the English publication.
“It was all agreed when he signed his deal. It works out as an absolute fortune for him over the year.
“He is still far behind Alexis Sanchez though who is by far the top earner on that front at the club.”
Pogba has scored six goals and assisted in another 12 in 33 appearances for United this season.
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