Top 10 Highest Paid Arsenal Stars As Bukayo Saka Closes In on Mega Deal

Top 10 Highest Paid Arsenal Stars As Bukayo Saka Closes In on Mega Deal

Fred Kennedy
March 29, 2023 at 11:04 AM
  • Gabriel Jesus is currently Arsenal's best-earning player, with the Brazilian reportedly pocketing an eyewatering £265k per week
  • Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey and Oleksandr Zinchenko are also among the best-paid players at the Emirates Stadium
  • However, the trio could be overtaken by Bukayo Saka, with the youngster closing in on a lucrative new deal

Bukayo Saka is in line to become Arsenal's highest-earning player, with the youngster reportedly closing in on a new bumper deal.

Saka is currently said to be on a £70,000-per-week paycheck, making him one of the lowest earners among the club's starting XI.

Arsenal, Gabriel Jesus, Emirates Stadium, Partey, Bukayo Saka.
Arsenal's Brazilian forward Gabriel Jesus celebrates after scoring during a club friendly football match between Arsenal and Sevilla at the Emirates Stadium. Photo by Justin Tallis.
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According to The Sun, the star forward has been handed a stunning deal worth £300,000 a week, with the Englishman expected to put pen to paper in the coming weeks.

The move will see Saka become the best-paid player at the Emirates Stadium, overtaking Gabriel Jesus, who is understood to be the highest earner.

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Figures from Sportrac show that Jesus is currently pocketing a whopping £265k per week.

The Brazilian superstar landed the lucrative deal after he agreed to dump Manchester City for a move to London for Arsenal last summer.

Who are the other top earners at Arsenal?

Meanwhile, Thomas Partey and Oleksandr Zinchenko are among the other best-earning players at Arsenal, with the former banking £200,000 per week.

On his part, Zinchenko is on a £150,000 paycheck, with Ben White placed third on the earners' charts.

Elsewhere, William Saliba, Emile Smith Rowe, Marquinhos, and Reiss Nelson are some of the lowest-paid Arsenal stars.

Nelson, who has been linked with a move away from the Emirates, is currently pocketing £15,000 per week.

Here are the top 10 highest-earning Arsenal stars:

1. Gabriel Jesus - £265k per week

2. Thomas Partey - £200k per week

3. Oleksandr Zinchenko - £150k per week

4. Ben White - £120k per week

5. Granit Xhaka - £120k per week

6. Martin Odegaard - £115k per week

7. Kieran Tierney - £110k per week

8. Eddie Nketiah - £100k per week

9. Leandro Trossard - £90k per week

10. Gabriel Martinelli - £90k per week

Saka taunted for Kardashian interaction

Sports Brief also reported on how English players taunted Saka after the winger’s interaction with Kim Kardashian’s son.

Hawk-eyed fans noted that Kim K only took out her mobile phone to film when it was his turn to take a penalty in the shootout.

Saka linked up with his English teammates while reporting for international duty, and they were quick to reference the moment.

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