Compiled By Judith Nasenya
The Premier League is one of the most competitive and lucrative Leagues in the world, it also has one of the highest paid players.
This website carried out a research and found the list of the highest top 10 paid players.
Leading the pack as of this season is Manchester United’s goal keeper, David De Gea who is earning £375,000 a week equivalent to slightly above 1.6 billion Uganda shillings.
Second to De Gea is Arsenal’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang at £350,000-per-week.
He is followed by Manchester City duo of Kevin De Bruyne and Raheem Sterling who are being paid £300,000-per-week. However, Kevin De Bruyne will soon be earning more than this after today’s new deal.
Paul Pogba of Manchester United comes fifth with £270,000-per-week.
At number sixth, is his teammate, Anthony Martial with £250,000-per-week.
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City and Liverpool’s Mo Salah are tied at seventh position with earnings of £220,000-per-week.
Meanwhile Chelsea’s Ben Chilwell is number nine with earnings of £190,000-per-week.
Virgil van Dijk closes the top ten list with £180,000-per-week. Virgil is a Dutch professional footballer who plays as a centre-back for Premier League club Liverpool.