Arsenal’s wage bill has been a cause of consternation for fans frustrated with the team’s failure to deliver a piece of major silverware.
Here we reveal the top ten highest-paid players in the Arsenal squad.
The top earner at Arsenal, Mesut Ozil bags £150,000 per week more than the second highest-paid player at the club, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
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Gunners keeper Bernd Leno is the eighth highest earner at the club but his £100,000 per week wage puts him fourth on the top earning Premier League stoppers.
Four of the club’s top tean earners are defenders with David Luiz the highest-paid among them taking home £6,535,000 per year in wages.
1 Mesut Ozil £18,200,000 per year, £350,000 per week
2 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang £10,400,000 per year, £200,000 per week
3 Alexandre Lacazette £9,467,273 per year, £182,063 per week
4 Nicolas Pepe £7,280,000 per year, £140,000 per week
5 David Luiz £6,535,000 per year, £125,673 per week
6 Hector Bellerin £5,720,000 per year, £110,000 per week
7 Sead Kolasinac £5,200,000 per year, £100,000 per week
8 Bernd Leno £5,200,000 per year, £100,000 per week
9 Granit Xhaka £5,200,000 per year, £100,000 per week
10 Sokratis Papastathopoulos £4,784,000 per year, £92,000 per week