Register Login Scores

English Premier League

The Highest-Paid Players At Arsenal In 2021

With Mesut Ozil said to be leaving Arsenal this month, here are the London club's highest-paid stars once the Gunners' top earner officially departs.

Click through the gallery above to see Arsenal's top earners, and how much they are paid weekly, once Ozil leaves, according to The Sun!

The 2014 FIFA World Cup winner, who was left out of Arsenal's Premier League and UEFA Europa League squads this season despite earning a whopping £350 000 (R7.1 million) a week, will reportedly make his move to Fenerbahce official in the coming days.

According to The Sun, he will take a massive pay cut that will see him earn £67 000 (R1.4 million) a week in Turkey – a decrease of £283 000 (R5.8 million) on his weekly wages in London.

It has been claimed that he will sign a three-and-a-half-year deal with the Super Lig team, said to be worth £3.5 million (R71 million) a year. It is believed the contract also includes two massive bonuses for this campaign if Fenerbahce win the league title or qualify for the UEFA Champions League.

It is understood that Ozil will receive another £445 000 (R9.1 million) if he helps Fenerbahce lift their first Super Lig title since 2014, while qualification for the Champions League would see him pocket another £222 000 (R4.5 million).

At Arsenal, meanwhile, Gabon star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will take the title of the (sole) "highest-paid player" at the club after recently putting pen to paper on a deal worth a reported £350 000 a week.

Read: Recap: The 10 Best-Paid Players In The World In 2020

Willian, who has only started one of the Gunners' past seven Premier League games, follows in second place with wages of £220 000 (R4.4 million) a week – you can see the London club's highest earners, including two more African stars, by scrolling through the gallery above!

Transfer Update: Salah

Official: 10 More Confirmed January Transfers

Breaking: FIFA Club World Cup Draw & Pitso Opponents Revealed


Top 5

Chiefs To Put Billiat On The Market

129 Feb 26, 2021 09:58 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

Another Multimillion-Rand Claim Against Celtic?

5 Feb 26, 2021 01:42 PM in Siyagobhoza

20 Nominees For Stadium Of The Year Revealed

3 Feb 25, 2021 08:27 PM in World News

Can Sundowns Trio Emulate ‘CBD’?

23 Feb 26, 2021 03:59 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

Gallery: Shocking State Of SA's Iconic Stadiums

26 Feb 23, 2021 12:00 PM in PSL

Chiefs To Put Billiat On The Market

129 Feb 26, 2021 09:58 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

10 Players Who Came From Rich Families

Feb 23, 2021 07:25 PM in World News

R3m For Benni’s Influential Duo?

1 Feb 26, 2021 03:01 PM in Siyagobhoza

Chiefs Confirm Special Flight, Release Travelling Squad

172 Feb 25, 2021 01:02 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

The Highest-Paid African Stars In The EPL

18 Feb 02, 2021 07:14 PM in English Premier League

Another Ex-Bafana Star To Land PSL Coaching Job

Feb 25, 2021 05:01 PM in Siyagobhoza

12 Players Who Went Bankrupt

23 Dec 07, 2020 12:34 PM in World News

Injury Update On Pirates’ Lorch

7 Feb 26, 2021 07:24 AM in Orlando Pirates