Top 10 Highest Paid Footballers In South Africa

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Soccer is a sport that is loved and watched all over the world. Soccer is not only loved but it has become a rich business sector. South Africa’s premier soccer league is the seventh biggest earner of sponsorship revenue among football leagues world wide. Below is a list of some of the best paid soccer players in South Africa.

1. Teko Modise

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The Mamelodi Sundowns players is the best paid player, he earns around R450 000.

2. Siphiwe Tshabalala

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He is a great example of what it means to work hard and play hard. the Kaizer Chiefs player earns close to R350,000-R450,000.

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3. Itumeleng Khune

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He is by the far the goal keeper in Africa. The Kaizer Chiefs goal keepers earns close to R300,000-R400,000

4. Elias Pelembe


The Mozambican soccer player who is currently playing Mamelodi Sundowns is currently earning R400,000.

5. Anthony Laffor


He established his reputation with Jomo Cosmos, he earns close to R350,000.

6. Katlego Mphela

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He has played local and international soccer, he was lucky to get a chance to play with most of the teams in the premier league, he currently plays for Kaizer Cheifs, he earns close to R350,000.

7. Bernard Parker

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The Chiefs player was blessed to also play locally and internationally. He earns around R300 000-R350 000.

8. Dove Wome

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Our African player who is currently under Mamelodi Sundowns wing. He earns around R250 000- R300 000.

9. Daine Klate

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Daine Klate is one of the best players Pirates has ever signed and he has been loyal to the team because they take good care of him, he earns around R250 000- R300 000.

10. Alje Schut


Alje is one player that stands out from the rest of the players when it comes to his skills. He plays for Sundowns  and he earns around R300 000 – R350 000.


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