Welcome to Game Geng, in this article we shall discuss about the top 5 highest paid players in Chelsea for 2021/22 season. Chelsea players that receive highest earning per week with their transfer record will look into.
1. Romelu Lukaku. (£325k a week)
2. N’Golo Kanté. (£290k a week)
3. Timo Werner. (£272k a week)
4. Ben Chilwell. (£190k a week)
5. Kepa Arrizabalaga. (£155k a week)
Belgium striker, Romelu Lukaku returned to Chelsea this summer transfer window after Tammy Abraham left for Roma to be the No. 9 shirt holder for Chelsea.
Chelsea re-signed Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku for a club-record £97.5m from Inter Milan.
Lukaku, who initially moved to Stamford Bridge as a 17-year-old from Belgian side Anderlecht in 2011, returns to Chelsea on a five-year deal that sees him become the highest-paid player at the club, earning £200,000 per week after tax.
Lukaku now earning £325,000 per week after returning to Chelsea as the highest paid player at Stamford Bridge.
Former Leicester City and France midfielder N’Golo Kante is one the highest paid player in Chelsea, on 16 July 2016, Kanté signed a five-year deal with Chelsea who reportedly paid £32 million in transfer fees.
The 30-year-old central midfielder have been impressive since he joined Chelsea in 2016 and help in winning different major titles.
Kante is currently earning £290k a week in Chelsea to be amongst highest paid player in the club.
Chelsea completed signing of RB Leipzig forward Timo Werner in 2020 summer transfer window with a record fee of €50m (£45m) to trigger the release clause of Werner, who is set to earn more than €10m (£9m) per season in England.
The 25-year-old German international have been impressive and outstanding since joining Chelsea and also helped in winning different major titles for the blues. Werner currently earning £272k per week in Chelsea to be among top highest paid player at the club.
Chelsea have signed England left-back Ben Chilwell from Leicester for a fee in the region of £50m on a five-year deal, the club signed the likes of Hakim Ziyech, Timo Werner, Kai Havertz, and Ben Chilwell to strengthen their squad last year summer transfer window. Ben Chilwell now earning sum of £190k a week at Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea number 1, first choice goalkeeper Kepa is one of the highest paid player at the club, the 26-year-old Spanish keeper joined Chelsea in August 2018 from Bilbao.
He then returned to Bilbao and became a first-team regular; in 2018, he was the subject of a record association football transfer when he moved to Chelsea in a transfer worth €80 million (£72 million), a record fee for a goalkeeper.
Chelsea first choice goalkeeper Kepa is currently earning £155k per week at the club to be among the top highest paid player.
Conclusion: Above are the top 5 highest paid player at Chelsea for the year 2021, thing may change next year because in life change is constant.