Some clubs clearly have a standout big-name player, but at others it can be a bit of a surprise to find out who takes home the big bucks. Figures courtesy of Express Trainers. CLICK THROUGH THE GALLERY ABOVE AS WE REVEAL EACH CLUB’S BEST PAID PLAYER AND HOW MUCH THEY EARN.
Jamie Vardy joined Leicester City from Fleetwood Town in May 2012 Leicester striker Jamie Vardy has been chosen as the Football Writers’ Association Footballer of the Year. The England forward got 36% of the vote from 290 journalists, ahead of team-mates Riyad Mahrez and N’Golo Kante. Vardy, 29, has scored 22 Premier League goals this
Liverpool striker Christian Benteke is a surprise reported summer transfer target for Premier League rivals West Brom. The 25-year-old Belgium international only moved to Anfield on a five-year deal last summer in a Â£32.5million switch from Aston Villa, but he has fallen out of favour on Merseyside since Jurgen Klopp was drafted in to replace
Steve Cotterill (right) spoke to Nottingham Forest chairman Fawaz Al Hasawi for about 10 minutes before kick-off at the Madejski Stadium Steve Cotterill was not sounded out about making a return as Nottingham Forest boss in a meeting with chairman Fawaz Al Hasawi, insists Reds ambassador John McGovern. Cotterill, sacked within 48 hours of Al
Jamie Vardy made his England debut against the Republic of Ireland in June 2015 Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy should start for England at Euro 2016 ahead of Wayne Rooney, says Foxes assistant manager Craig Shakespeare. Vardy, 29, scored his first international goal during Saturday’s 3-2 win over world champions Germany. “For me, he’s a
Egypt last night beat Alex Iwobi’s Nigeria 1-0 to move five-points clear in their qualification group. The Pharaohs face Tanzania, who are bottom of Group G, in June and will confirm their spot in the competition with any result better than a 3-0 defeat. Elneny could miss up to a month in January and February
Oscar de Marcos has dismissed reports of a summer move to Chelsea or Manchester United and revealed he wants to end his career at Athletic Bilbao. The midfielder has been in impressive form this season and scouts from the Premier League have been watching. Chelsea and Manchester United have been linked with summer moves for
That’s according to Piers Morgan, who has described the development as ‘utterly outrageous’. Gooner Morgan tweeted: “I’ve been told on very good authority that Wenger’s been offered a new 3-yr contract by Arsenal. “If true, utterly outrageous. “Have you offered Wenger a new contract @Arsenal? “If so, how can you possibly justify it on his