Highest Paid Soccer Players in PSL 2019/20
Who's the highest-paid soccer player in PSL right now?
Is it Khama Billiat or Hlompho Kekana? There are many speculations around this topic and we're going to clear the air for you.
Here, we list the possible candidates that qualify the most expensive players in PSL 2019/20 season.
Let's get started.
The Highest Paid Soccer Players in PSL 2020
1. Khama Billiat, Kaizer Chiefs
Right now, in the PSL 2019/20 season, Khama Billiat is the most expensive player in South Africa.
After moving from the highest paying club to the biggest club in the country, Khama makes over R800k per month before tax. He would take home over R500k after-tax deductions, making him the highest-paid player in the country.
And Khama's salary from Chiefs is way higher than the average soccer player salary in PSL.
2. Itumeleng Khune, Kaizer Chiefs
Khune's salary remains one of the top earners in PSL 2019.
Itumeleng Khune earns R480k per month at Chiefs. He didn't play a lot of games this season due to injuries, but remains the best shot-stopper for Kaizer Chiefs.
3. Teko Modies, Cape Town City
After moving from Sundowns in the 2016/17 season, Teko Modise is still the highest earner in PSL today.
Teko retired from playing football last season but remained with City for a new role as Executive Pro.
While he was still a player, Teko used to make R450k per month with the Citizens. And now with a higher position role, you can just imagine how much he is earning today.
4. Anthony Laffor, Mamelodi Sundowns
Having joined Mamelodi Sundowns back in 2012, Laffor salary's has always been the highest among the yellow boy's team.
Though he's not a regular starter player due to knee injuries, Laffor has been very instrumental with CAF championship games for Downs.
Anthony Laffor's salary is over R380k per month with Mamelodi Sundowns.