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The 7 Highest Paid Defenders In La Liga

The 7 Highest Paid Defenders In La Liga

By Kurt Buckerfield - Oct 09, 2017 07:00 PM @KurtLaduma

Having already taken a look at the highest paid midfielders and strikers in Spain, here are the highest earning defenders in La Liga, including three Real Madrid stars!

Tired of reading? Click through the gallery above to see seven of the highest paid defenders in Spain, according to totalSPORTEK!

TotalSPORTEK have claimed that FC Barcelona forward Lionel Messi is the highest paid player in the league on £500 000 (R9.1 million) a week, which is more than double what the highest earning defender in the Spanish division gets.

Los Blancos captain Sergio Ramos is the defender who earns the most in La Liga, with the Spanish international said be earning £200 000 (R3.6 million) weekly.

Barca veteran Gerard Pique is said to be on a weekly wage of £165 000 (R2.9 million), while Atletico Madrid's Diego Godin reportedly earns £144 000 (R2.6 million) a week.

Argentine and Blaugrana defender Javier Mascherano is reportedly on £130 000 (R2.3 million) a week, while there are three defenders who follow the former Liverpool player, and they are Barca's Jordi Alba, and Real's Raphael Varane and Marcelo, who are all said to be earning a weekly wage of £100 000 (R1.8 million) in Spain, according to totalSPORTEK.

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Are you surprised by any of the names on the seven-man list? Let us know in the comments section below. 


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Sthera_Bafethu Oct 10, 2017 04:25 PM
Obviously Mr Ronaldo
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Real T Gura Oct 10, 2017 11:54 AM
marcelo deserve more than what is earning he is a magnificent player
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connaissance09 Oct 10, 2017 09:21 AM
so unfair on marcelo
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Matayitayi Oct 09, 2017 11:17 PM
Barca has all the money

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