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.
Russell Slade’s tenure as Cardiff manager ended with a 1-1 draw against Birmingham in the SkyBet Championship. Slade, who will move into a new head of football role over the summer, saw his side fall behind to David Cotterill’s low drive in the 11th minute, but Anthony Pilkington’s close-range finish ensured a share of the
Carroll first headed home Aaron Cresswell’s pinpoint cross before adding the equaliser a minute later, spinning to fire past David Ospina with the aid of a slight deflection off Gabriel. The England striker then completed his remarkable hat-trick six minutes into the second half, rising to meet Michail Antonio’s back-post cross and putting the Hammers
Neymar has told Chelsea and Manchester City target Paul Pogba to snub interest from the Premier League – as “he would fit well at Barcelona”. The midfielder is wanted by all of Europe’s elite clubs and could leave Juventus this summer if a big bid comes in. Both Chelsea and City are keen on the
West Ham legend Sir Trevor Brooking believes it is great that Manuel Lanzini has become the latest star player to sign a contract with the Hammers. It was confirmed by co-chairman David Sullivan that Lanzini has agreed a permanent move to Upton Park following his impressive season with the east London side. A four-year deal
Roberto Martinez admits Everton got exactly what they deserved against Arsenal. The Toffees were beaten 2-0 by the Gunners at Goodison Park in their Premier League clash on Saturday lunchtime. There was little quality on show from the home side, with Arsenal superior throughout despite their midweek Champions League exertions. It has left Everton 12th in the
Former Chelsea assistant Steve Clarke has urged the Blues to offer John Terry a new contract, saying the Champions League defeat to Paris Saint-Germain proves how much they need their club captain. Terry, ruled out of the clash through injury, was forced to watch from the stands as Chelsea were dumped out of Europe with