Top five highest paid Chelsea players

Top five highest paid Chelsea players 2022

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Top five highest paid Chelsea playersChelsea are one of the highest paying teams in the Premier League and in the world. Their wages are astronomical but not all of the players are paid the same. Some are paid better than others. Here we look at the highest paid and thus most valued players by Chelsea. Watch & Bet Football =>

Also known as The Blues and The Pensioners, Chelsea have spent most of their history in top competitions. The club won their first major competition in 1955 when they won the League Competition.

From the last two decades, Chelsea have been in superb form, winning 15 major competitions since 1997. The Blues are the only club in the history of London to win a UEFA Champions League.

Players like Kepa, N Golo’ Kante and Timo Werner are all on high wages but who are the top five highest paid Chelsea players? Well we have the answer.

In 2022/23 a lot of new players came to Chelsea, and with them came high wages. Here are the new arrivals

Chelsea new arrivals and player salaries 2022/23 

Here is a full list of new arrivals at Chelsea for the 2022/23 season.

Players Club Transfer sum

Chelsea have sacked Thomas Tuchel after the first month of season 2022/23 and announced Graham Potter as their new coach.

Chelsea new arrivals 2021/22 season

Here is a full list of new arrivals at Chelsea for the 2021/22 season.

  • Romelu Lukaku– €113.00m (from Inter Milan)
  • Saúl Ñíguez – Loan fee: €5.00m (from Atlético Madrid)
  • Marcus Bettinelli – free transfer (from Fulham)

Top five highest paid Chelsea players 2022

1. Raheem Sterling: £325,000 – highest paid Chelsea players

Raheem Sterling £325,000 - highest paid Chelsea players

Raheem Sterling was the big name in the Man City squad but he recently moved to Chelsea. He had a terrific season with the club and national side. The English international scored four goals in England’s solid campaign at Euro 2020.

The 26-year-old helped his previous club to win the Premier League trophy. Sterling was a standout performer for Manchester City. He could be a top player for Chelsea to fight out with City and Liverpool for the Premier League.

2. Kalidou Koulibaly: £295,000 – highest paid Chelsea players

Kalidou Koulibaly highest paid Chelsea players

Kalidou Koulibaly moved to Chelsea from Napoli in the summer transfer window of 2022. He had a terrific season with the Serie A and national side.

The 31-year-old Senegalese defender penned a four-year contract with the Blues. He is easily regarded as one of the world’s best centre-backs and made 317 appearances for the Serie A side Napoli. He is a natural leader and captain of the Senegal national team.

Todd Boehly, chairman and co-controlling owner, said, ‘Kalidou Koulibaly is one of the world’s elite defenders and we are delighted to be welcoming him to Chelsea. A great leader and an exemplary team player, Kalidou brings a wealth of experience and attributes that will benefit our squad and the club as a whole.’

3. N’Golo Kante: £289,423 – highest paid Chelsea players

N’Golo Kante: £289,423 - highest paid Chelsea players

The defensive midfielder is the highest-paid player at Chelsea FC after signing a new contract this season.

He won the league with Leicester in his debut season. Then went on to back it up with yet another title win with the Blues. He was also nominated as the PFA player of the year that season. Hailed by some as the best defensive midfielder of the modern game, Kante is a humble soul.
However, Chelsea seems to know his value and have tied him down to a long expensive contract making him the 2nd most expensive player in terms of wages at Stamford Bridge. Few can argue with his contribution to the team and the logic behind the numbers. He also won the Champions League title in 2020/21.

4. Reece James: £250,000 – highest paid Chelsea players

Wesley Fofana highest paid Chelsea players

The Blues academy product made 130 senior appearances for the West London club in all competitions. James signed a new six-year contract with Chelsea, committing to the club until 2028.

He made five appearances so far and is regular under Graham Potter. Chelsea won UEFA Champions League in 2020–21, UEFA Super Cup in 2021. He made it into the FA Cup finals thrice.

5. Wesley Fofana: £200,000 – highest paid Chelsea players

Wesley Fofana highest paid Chelsea players

Wesley Fofana is the 5th highest-paid player in the Chelsea squad with a £200,000 salary per week. He signed for Chelsea in the summer of 2022 after making a move from Leicester on a seven-year contract for a reported initial fee of £70 million, plus £5 million in add-ons.

Fofana made his debut for the club in a 2–1 win against West Ham United in the Premier League.

Raheem Sterling is the highest paid player at Chelsea with a £300,000 a week salary.

Raheem Sterling is the highest paid player at Chelsea with a £325,000 a week salary.

Note: The data about contracts is up to date and confirmed with Chelsea official player databases but the weekly wage figures can not be 100% accurate because no clubs disclose this information to media or fans. But we dug up every players details from very trusted sites like guardian, BBC etc

Chelsea Players Salaries 2022/23

Player Name Age Wages Position
Raheem Sterling 27 £330,000 RM, RW
Kalidou Koulibaly 31 £295,000 CB
N’Golo Kanté 31 £290,000 DM
Wesley Fofana 21 £200,000 D/WB L
Ben Chilwell 25 £190,000 LB
Marc Cucurella 24 £175,000 D RLC
César Azpilicueta 33 £150,000 DM, AM C
Mateo Kovačić 28 £150,000 AM/F C
Kai Havertz 23 £150,000 AM RLC
Christian Pulisic 23 £150,000 GK
Kepa Arrizabalaga 27 £150,000 D LC
Malang Sarr 23 £120,000 D C
Jorginho 30 £110,000 DM
Thiago Silva 37 £110,000 CB
Hakim Ziyech 29 £100,000 AM RLC
Denis Zakaria 25 £90,577 DM
Mason Mount 23 £90,000 AM RLC
Carney Chukwuemeka 18 £80,000 AM C
Ruben Loftus-Cheek 26 £60,000 AM C
Reece James 22 £58,000 D RC
Edouard Mendy 30 £52,000 GK
Conor Gallagher 23 £32,000 DM, AM C
Marcus Bettinelli 30 £29,000 GK
Trevoh Chalobah 23 £20,000 D C, DM

Top five highest paid Chelsea playersThe information about the Chelsea FC player salaries, weekly wages and contracts is accurate and based upon facts collected from Chelsea Players Salary per weekBBC, Guardian, and other sources. Watch & Bet Football =>

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