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11 Highest-Paid Stars In The Premier League After Ronaldo Transfer

Cristiano Ronaldo and Romelu Lukaku both returned to the Premier League in the recent transfer window, but where do they rank among the highest-paid players in the league?

Scroll through the gallery above to see highest-paid players in the Premier League, as per Spotrac.

There have been some big in the recent transfer window, with a few big names either returning or making their bow in the English topflight.

The one name on everybody's lips this weekend will be Ronaldo, who is set to make his return for Manchester United on Saturday afternoon against Newcastle United.

The Portuguese star may have only cost the Red Devils £12.86million, but he is now the highest-paid player in the league after taking home £510,000 a week, according to Spotrac.

Ronaldo takes the spot from Gareth Bale, who has left Tottenham Hotspur to return to Spanish giants Real Madrid for the final year of his contract.

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Manchester City star Kevin de Bruyne comes in at second on the list as he earns a reported £400,000 a week after he put pen-to-paper on a two-year contract extension in May.

There a five new players who have made into the top 10 this season, which includes Lukaku who pockets £325,000 a week after re-joining Chelsea from Inter Milan.

Here are 10 transfer deals that were completed after deadline day: 


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