Van Dijk Among Liverpool's Top 10 Highest Paid Players
Virgil Van Dijk Among Liverpool's Top 10 Highest Paid Players
New Liverpool signing Virgil van Dijk is considered by many to be one of the best defenders in the Premier League, but does his new weekly wage reflect that? Here are the 10 highest paid stars at the Reds following their big-money capture!
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The Dutchman's £75 million (R1.2 billion) transfer from Southampton to Liverpool took many by surprise, especially after the Merseyside club's failure to sign him at the beginning of the season.
It is believed that Van Dijk has already become one of the highest paid players at the club, where he will reportedly earn £180 000 (R2.97 million) a week.
Only Brazilian playmaker Philippe Coutinho is said to earn more with his weekly wage of £200 000 (R3.29 million).
James Milner, Mohamed Salah, Daniel Sturridge and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain are all believed to be on £120 000 (R1.97 million) a week at Anfield.
Captain Jordan Henderson and striker Roberto Firmino are said to be on £100 000 (R1.64 million) a week each, while both Georginio Wijnaldum and Sadio Mane reportedly earn £90 000 (R1.48 million) weekly.
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