Everton Football Club is one of the top English Premier League clubs that has so far competed in the top division for a record 116 seasons. This club was formed in 1878 and were one of the founding members of the 1888 Football League. Everton has a rivalry with neighbors Liverpool which is commonly known as the Merseyside derby.
Everton has been a part of the English Premier League ever since it began and has performed exceptionally well every season by taking a place in the top ten clubs at the end of the league. Apart from the top 6 clubs in EPL, Everton is one of the best teams in the league that has some fantastic players.
Have you ever thought of finding out the Everton players salaries and weekly wages? Read on to know more about the current Everton FC Players and the Salaries of the 2018-19 season.
Who is the highest paid player in Everton?
Gylfi Sigurdsson is the highest paid Everton player of this season. Gylfi gets an amount of £150,000 per week after joining Everton from the club Swansea. This is the highest paid weekly wage of the club. The team has been evolving with time and with the money the Premier League transacts, especially with the new TV deals which are expected to splash in lots of cash, it can be afforded.
How much are the Everton players paid?
The signing in and out of the players always creates a massive impact on the club’s financial status. The players that make a team are being paid as per the contracts made. The Everton’s midfielder, Gylfi Sigurdsson has been paid the most in the 2018-19 season. He gets an annual salary of £7,800,000.
Followed by Sigurdsson is Schneiderlin who is also a midfielder of the team and gets a weekly wage of £120,000. Jordan Pickford, the goalkeeper of the team has made a new six-year deal with the Everton who gets an annual salary of £3,120,000. Beni Baningime is at the bottom of the table who is an efficient midfielder with a base salary of £104,000.
There are some players on the list that are out on loan. The base salary of each Everton player is shared below:
|No.||Name||Position||Weekly Wages||Annual Salary||Contract Until|
|4||Yannick Bolasie *||Forward||£80,000||£4,160,000||30-06-2021|
|6||Sandro Ramírez *||Forward||£120,000||£6,240,000||30-06-2021|
|14||Cuco Martina *||Defender||£35,000||£1,820,000|
|16||Muhamed Besic *||Midfielder||£25,000||£1,300,000||30-06-2021|
Note:(*) Out on Loan
Transfer deals of Everton
Which player has Everton signed in the summer of 2018 and will be signing in the January 2019? Though Everton has not been active in the transfer market in summer 2018, they have made an important deal with Richarlison. The Brazilian forward Richarlison made a five-year contract from Watford for a transfer fee of £40 million.
Everton also signed another Brazilian footballer Bernard. The contract includes a weekly wage of £150,000 which will make him highest paid Everton player along with Sigurdsson.
Apart from the players listed above, the Blues have added players to their team under new deals this year. The complete details of the new dealings along with the contract signings are shared below:
|Players||Weekly Wage||Deal||Contract Until|
|Yerry Mina||New signing||30-06-2023|
|Lucas Digne||New signing||30-06-2023|
|Tom Davies||£6,000||New Contract||30-06-2022|
|Cenk Tosun||£67,000||New signing||30-06-2022|
Some of the players’ weekly wages are not being confirmed and hence they are not listed down.
What were the earlier signing deals of the Players?
The 2017-18 signings were the highest transfer fee of the Everton club. Gylfi Sigurdsson entered Everton after making a deal of £44.5 million from the club Swansea City. Later came in the other two key players of the team, Michael Keane and Jordan Pickford from Burnley and Sunderland respectively on a £25.5 million transfer fee each.
Find the complete list of the previous year’s record below:
|Signed Player||Transfer Fee||Transferred From|
|Gylfi Sigurdsson||£44.5 million||Swansea City|
|Michael Keane||£25.5 million||Burnley|
|Jordan Pickford||£25.5 million||Sunderland|
|Davy Klaassen||£24.25 million||Ajax|
|Nikola Vlasic||£9.75 million||Hajduk Split|
|Henry Ontekuru||£7.25 million (loaned to Anderlecht)||KAS Eupen|
|Sandro Ramirez||£5.5 million||Malaga|
|Wayne Rooney||FREE||Manchester United|
|Theo Walcott||£20 million||Arsenal|
|Cenk Tosun||£20 million||Besiktas|
|Eliaquim Mangala||LOAN||Manchester City|
|TOTAL: £187.25 million|
How expensive was the 2017-2018 transfer deal of Everton?
A record-breaking transfer of £45 million was made in 2017. The Everton team welcomed Gylfi Sigurðsson from Swansea City. Apart from this transfer, the club spent around a total of £100 million on the players like Morgan Schneiderlin, Michael Keane, and Jordan Pickford to sign them.
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