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
The Mamelodi Sundowns players is the best paid player, he earns around R450 000.
2. Siphiwe Tshabalala
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.
3. Itumeleng Khune
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
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
The Chiefs player was blessed to also play locally and internationally. He earns around R300 000-R350 000.
8. Dove Wome
Our African player who is currently under Mamelodi Sundowns wing. He earns around R250 000- R300 000.
9. Daine Klate
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.