Top ten richest Premier League players in 2021
The English Premier League is one of the most loved football leagues in the world. It boasts of the most talented players as well as the most successful teams in football history. Here are the top 10 highest paid EPL players in 2021.
Premier League is the most competitive football competition worldwide, with many talented players earning a tremendous amount of salaries due to their quality and skills.
The list involves only the active players in the 2021 Premier League season.
1.0 Paul Pogba with a Net Worth of £50m
Paul Pogba is the richest Premier League player due to his salary and endorsement
His attacking playing style, physicality, dribbling, and ability to score goals has helped him gain such popularity in football, making him one of the world's most talented midfielders.
He was once the most expensive player globally when he rejoined Manchester United from Juventus for €105 million.
His weekly salary in Manchester United, worth £290,000 per week, has helped boost his net worth, and he also has an endorsement with Adidas, which is valued at £31 million per year.
Pogba owns an estate worth £2.6 million in Cheshire and owns different beautiful and expensive cars, including Mercedes GLS 4X4, Lamborghini Aventador, Audi RS6 Power R, Rolls-Royce Wraith, Bently Flying Spur, Maserati Quattroporte, Ferrari 812 Superfast and others.
2.0 Kevin De Bruyne and David de Gea With an Equal Net Worth of £34m
In the second position of the richest Premier League players, Kevin De Bruyne and David De Gea have an equal net worth in the 2021 season, earning huge salaries.
Kevin De Bruyne With a Net Worth of £34m
Kelvin De Bruyne is the joint-second richest Premier League, players
Kevin De Bruyne is the second joint richest player in the Premier League with Manchester United's goalkeeper David Dea Gea.
He plays as a midfielder for Manchester City and is regarded as the Premier League's best playmaker due to his passes, assists, and goals.
He is the highest-paid player in Manchester City's team with a weekly salary of £350,000 owing to his excellent form since joining Manchester City from German club Wolfsburg.
In the past seasons to 2019, no player in the Premier League has ever created a high number of chances than De Bruyne. De Bruyne deserves his salary, and no club would want to lose such a high profile player who can provide you with everything you need to win matches.
De Brunye has partnered with some companies, including Nike, EA Sports, and Orange, which boosted his net worth, making him one of the richest Premier League players.
His Premier League's Player of the Year award in 2019 has also helped increase his net worth.
De Bryune has two beautiful and expensive cars, including RCZ produced by Peugeot, worth $18000 and A8 – Audi, worth $65000. He also owns a house in Brussels, Belgium, worth $10 Million.
David de Gea With a Net Worth of £34m
David De Gea is the joint-second richest Premier League, players
His incredible talent over the past years has helped him earn so much to make it to the top ten richest Premier League players in 2021. The Goalkeeper had attracted many clubs in the past years, including Real Madrid, that wanted to buy him before signing a five-year contract with Manchester United.
Due to his popularity in football De Gea has an endorsement with different companies, giving him more income, including his deals with Adidas, EA Sports and Pepsi.
His Premier League's Golden Glove award in 2017 has also helped in boosting his net worth.
De Gea has some beautiful and expensive cars that complement his richness, including Aston Martin Vantage worth £160k, Mercedes-Benz Vito worth £32k, Captiva SUV £27k, Camaro and others. He also has a big mansion worth £3.85m.
4.0 Raheem Sterling With a Net Worth of £28m
Rahim Sterling's huge salary has helped him to make it to the fourth position as the richest players in the Premier League
Sterling plays as a winger for Manchester City and his country England. His dribbles and scoring ability has helped in earning huge amount of salaries in the past years.
Under current Manchester City's manager, Pep Guardiola Sterling has excelled in his career, scoring over 100 goals under the manager, making him the third player to score up to hundred goals under Guardiola.
Sterling's current salary in Manchester City is over £300,000-per-weeky. The huge salary has helped push him up to fourth in the top ten richest Premier League players in 2021.
He also has some endorsements with many companies that have helped him gain more income, such as his Nike, Vita De Lusso and EA Sports.
Due to his richness, Sterling has many expensive cars, including £500k Bentley GTX 700-4, £150k Mercedes G Class, Audi A7 Sportback, Range Rovers, Porsche Cayenne worth £99k and others.
5.0 N’Golo Kante With a Net Worth of £25m
N’Golo Kante is the fifth richest players in the Premier League
N'Golo Kante will be the fifth richest Premier League player in 2021. He has earned huge salaries over the years in England, having played for Leicester City, where he lifted his first Premier League title in 2015 and his current club Chelsea.
Kante is known for his high work rate, which he used to help Leicester City won the Premier League title in 2015. Kante's high work rate has earned him among the top ten richest Premier League players in 2021.
Kante currently earns a whopping salary worth £150,000-per-week
He has gained popularity as one of the best defensive midfielders in the Premier League and worldwide. His popularity has made him an endorsement with Adidas company which fetches him a tremendous amount of money.
Kante's Premier League's Player of the Year in 2016 also helped to increase his net worth.
Kante is also a crucial player for France and has helped them lift the FIFA World Cup in 2018. His name was used to sing a song by France's players and fans to celebrate their 2018 World Cup due to his recognised effort and humbleness.
6.0 Harry Kane with a Net Worth of £24m
He is regarded as one of the best strikers in the Premier League and the world. His great physicality and ability to score individual goals have been acknowledged in the Premier League and European stages, including the Champions League and Europa League.
Attaching to his talents, Harry Kane also has a great leadership quality which earned the captain his club and country.
In the past years, he has been attracted to many European big clubs, including Real Madrid and Manchester United, who had attempted to sign the striker before extending his contract at White Hart Lane.
He is earning a considerable salary worth £200,000 a week since 2018, a contract he signed with Tottenham to push Real Madrid away from signing him in 2018.
His big salaries have helped him to earn a spot in the richest Premier League players in 2021.
Apart from his huge Salaris, Kane also has some endorsement that has helped him be in the sixth place as one of the richest Premier League players, including his past deals with Nike and EA Sports’ FIFA video game series.
He also won three Premier League's golden boot awards in 2015, 2016 and 2020, which has helped boost his net worth.
Complementing his richness Kane owns a fine house in North London abode, worth £17million. He also owns some beautiful and expensive cars, including Range Rover worth £100k, Jaguar F-Pace worth £35k and Bentley Continental Supersports 2018 model.
7.0 Jordan Henderson with a Net Worth of £21m
Jordan Henderson is the 7th richestPremier League player due to the time he has spent in the League
Jordan Henderson is the 7th richest Premier League players in 2021. He plays a midfielder for Liverpool, and he is currently the oldest player in Liverpool shirt, having stayed in the club for over ten seasons.
He is also the captain of Liverpool and earns a huge salary worth £140,000-per-week. His past salaries have helped him to be among the richest Premier League players in 2021.
Henderson's annual salary at A)nfield is worth £7.2m, a huge amount of money to make him rich. Apart from his salaries, he has an endorsement with Nike that fetches him over a £1m-per-year income.
The endorsement has also helped him reach such a mile as the top ten richest Premier League players in 2021.
Adding to his richness Henderson has three expensive and beautiful cars, including Range Rover, Mercedes and BMW. He also has a big beautiful Mansion in Sunderland, England.
8.0 Virgil van Dijk and Anthony Martial With Equal Net Worth of £20m
It is surprising how Anthony Martial made it to the top ten even to be tied in the same position with one of the best defenders globally, Van Dijk, in the top ten richest Premier League players.
Virgil van Dijk With a Net worth of £20m
Van Dijk made the list in the top ten richest Premier players due to his achievement in the past two seasons
Virgil Van Dijk is the 8th richest Premier League players in 2021. He plays as a central defender for Liverpool, and he is regarded as one of the best defenders around the world currently since he joined Liverpool from Southampton in 2017.
His transfer to Liverpool made it the most expensive transfer in Liverpool's history and the most expensive defender in 2017.
His quality has made him the third-highest-paid player in Liverpool behind Mohammed Salah and the club's new signing, Thiago Alcantara, with a weekly salary of £180,000.
His awards have also helped increase his net worth as one of the Premier League's richest players, including his Premier League's Player of the year in 2017.
Van Dijk also has some endorsements, which have helped him make the top ten list for the richest Premier League players, including his huge deal with Nike and EA Sports worth $2.5 million.
Anthony Martial With a Net Worth of £20m
Anthony Martial is in a joint position with Van Dijk as the eight richest Premier League players
Anthony Martial is joint 8th richest Premier League players in 2021. He plays as a striker and also a winger for Manchester United and his country France.
Martial, known for his skills, joined Manchester United from AS Monaco in 2015 under the former Manchester United's manager Luis Van Gaal's regime. He has earned a massive amount of salaries in Manchester United since he moved to England.
His current salary worth 250,000 pounds a week, when he signed a new five-year contract with United in 2019, has helped him reach such a mile as one of the richest Premier League players in 2021.
Like some other players, Martial has an endorsement with Nike that fetches him a huge income to increase his net worth.
Martial also has some expensive cars as he earns lots of money, including Audi, Bentley, Range Rover and Mercedes Benz.
9.0 Luke Shaw and Mohamed Salah With an Equal Net Worth of £19m
Luke Shaw and Mohammed have also been tied in the same position in the top ten richest Premier League players with equal net worth.
Luke Shaw With Net Worth of £19m
Luke Shaw made it to the top as one of the richest Premier League
Luke Shaw is the joint number nine of the richest Premier League players in 2021 and Liverpool's superstar Mohammed Salah. Luke She plays as a left-back for Manchester United.
He is one of the best left-back in the Premier League with defensive ability and composure in attacking play.
Manchester United is known for paying its players a huge amount of salaries. Shaw is one of the players who has benefited from such big salaries, having stayed in the club for over seven years.
In 2018 Shaw signed a huge contract with United worth over £150,000-per-week salary. His huge salaries have helped him to make it to the top ten richest Premier League players.
Adding to Luke Shaw's big salaries, he also has an endorsement with Adidas that earns him extra income.
Shaw big salaries have helped acquire some collections of beautiful and expensive cars, including Rolls-Royce Cullinan worth $325,000, Mercedes-AMG G Wagon worth $147,000 and Range Rover Sport SVR worth $95,000.
Mohamed Salah With Net Worth of £19m
Mohammed Salah is a joint ninth position as the richest Premier League players
Mohammed Salah made it to the top ten richest Premier League players in joint 9th position with Manchester United's left-back Luke Shaw.
Salah plays as a winger for Liverpool, and he is one of the most talented players in Liverpool and the Premier League. He has scored 118 goals in 186 for Liverpool since he joined the club from Roma in 2017.
Salah's potentials, including his dribbling and goals scoring ability, have helped him become the highest-paid player in Liverpool with a huge salary worth £220,000 per week.
No one will be surprised about Salah's huge salary because a player of his calibre deserves such a huge amount of salary.
Mohammed Salah has also won some individual awards that have helped him make it to the top ten richest Premier League players, including his golden boot awards in 2017 and 2018 and PFA player of the year award in 2017.
His awards, including his golden boot award and PFA player of the year award, has helped him earn extra income.
Salah also has some numbers of endorsements that fetch him money, including Vodafone, Falken Tires, Uber, and Adidas.