The South African PSL has got some of the highest paid soccer players on the continent of Africa, and is ranked number seven in terms of sponsorship revenue in the world. It’s safe to say that some of the Soccer Players in South African Premier League are among the richest sports people in the country. Here is a rundown of some of the highest paid soccer players in South Africa.
Itumeleng Khune is South Africa’s number one goalkeeper and is reported to earn around R480 000 a month. He has proved his worth both in the South African Bafana Bafana and Kaizer Chief’s squads.
Teko Modise is reportedly earning figures around the R450 000 a month mark, and is probably one of the most paid soccer stars in the country. He is currently playing for Cape Town City and is known for his luxurious collection of cars and fashion, and owns a Aston Martin as part of his fleet of cars.
Siphiwe Tshabalala is reportedly earning figures ranging between R350 000 to R450 000 and is one of the most paid soccer stars in the country. He currently plays for Kaizer Chiefs and has taken part in various Africon and World Cup tournaments.
Steven Pienaar, currently plays for Bidvest Wits and is also part of the national Bafana Bafana squad. His monthly salary is reported to be around R425 000 a month.
Bernard Parker also plays for Kaizer Chiefs and is reported to be earning around R300 000 to R350 000 a month. He has played both locally and internationally.
Daine Klate plays for Bidvest Wits and has been with them since he was first signed. He is reported to be earning around R250 000 every month.