Gabriel Jesus, Thomas Partey, Oleksandr Zinchenko, Leandro Trossard: Arsenal's 2023 Best Paid Players

Gabriel Jesus, Thomas Partey, Oleksandr Zinchenko, Leandro Trossard: Arsenal's 2023 Best Paid Players

  • Leandro Trossard agreed to a bumper pay rise with a four-year deal at Arsenal
  • The Belgian now ranks ninth on the list of the club's best-paid players for 2023
  • Gabriel Jesus and Thomas Partey lead the top 10 while Bukayo Saka missed out

Arsenal have often been known for being modest in the transfer market. Despite being a top-six club endowed with resources, the Gunners rarely 'overbid' for their targets.

They were recently outbid by their London rivals, Chelsea to the signing of Mykhailo Mudryk, but the silver lining for them was that they quickly wrapped up transferring Leandro Trossard from Brighton.

Gabriel Jesus, Thomas Partey, Oleksandr Zinchenko, Leandro Trossard, Arsenal, Bukayo Saka, best paid players, Ben White, Granit Xhaka, Martin Odegaard
Arsenal's new recruit Leandro Trossard. Photo by James Williamson - AMA.
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Part of the reason Mudryk is thought to have snubbed Arsenal was the better wages Chelsea was offering him. So, who are the top earners at the Gunners and how much are they raking in weekly?

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Sports Brief takes a look at Arsenal's best-paid players after Trossard's arrival, as captured by GMS. The Belgian will take home 90,000 pounds weekly, placing him at position nine on Arsenal's list.

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Gabriel Jesus is the best-paid player, after the former Manchester City striker agreed to a 265,000 pounds weekly wage. He beats the second person on the list, Thomas Partey by a distance. The Ghanaian earns 200,000 pounds weekly.

Oleksandr Zinchenko comes in third with 150,000 pounds, while Ben White and Granit Xhaka are both at 120,000 pounds.

Arsenal 2023 best-paid players

1Gabriel Jesus265,000 pounds
2Thomas Partey200,000 pounds
3Oleksandr Zinchenko150,000 pounds
4Ben White120,000 pounds
5Granit Xhaka120,000 pounds
6Martin Odegaard115,000 pounds
7Kieran Tierney110,000 pounds
8Eddie Nketiah100,000 pounds
9Leandro Trossard90,000 pounds
10Gabriel Martinelli90,000 pounds

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Bukayo Saka is way off at 70,000 pounds. It is expected the club will renew his contract and offer him a higher salary in light of his recent performances.

Chelsea's top earners in 2023

Chelsea are a top-paying club with new signing, Joao Felix fifth on the list with a weekly wage of 250,000 pounds, Sports Brief also reported.

Raheem Sterling's arrival in the summer from Man City saw him eclipse Kai Havertz as the club's best-paid player, with Kalidou Koulibaly also drawing a hefty paycheck.

N'Golo Kante, one of the club's most reliable performers, is also among the top earners, with Reece James recently earning a pay rise with a new contract.