Accurate List of FC Barcelona Players
Barcelona players are back from the world cup which just concluded in Russia and so are gearing big for new signings at the club. The likes of Hazard, Neymar, De Jong from Ajax are all linked to the club but we will keep our ears open to any of these top players arriving at the club.
Good news is that Barca have secured the services of two players, Arthur Melo and Clement Lenglet this transfer period. Some players within the Barcelona squad are also expected to leave.
Formerly, Barcelona were already through to the semi-finals of the UEFA champions league season 2018-2019 after they beat Chelsea 3 goals to nothing, thanks to Lionel Messi’s master class. Here we expose the wages that Barcelona players receive on a weekly to yearly basis. This is because, contracts being signed by both football player and club must be respected. Therefore, salaries must be paid.
Apart from Real Madrid, FC Barcelona is the second richest club in the world and also the most successful in this era looking at how many trophies they’ve carried both in the Spanish La Liga, World Club Cup, Champions League and others. They also have within their squad, the greatest player in the history of football, Lionel Messi who has racked up five (5) Ballon D’ors and the most potent strike force in football.
FC Barcelona squad contracts and salaries are not as large as you might think as they only pay most of their top players than the rest. Barcelona are known to nurture youngsters through their La masia academy into the first team just like they did Lionel Messi, Pedro, Cesc Fabregas, Iniesta, Pique e.t.c.
Most popular Barca players also left the club like Dani Alves, Marc Bartra, Alen Halilovic, Adriano, Martín Montoya, Alex Song, Sandro Ramírez and the latest Neymar who joined PSG.
FC Barcelona generated record $688 million in yearly revenue according to last business cycle and in the process they overtook Real Madrid as the most valuable team in the world only behind Manchester United.
Unlike the previous few seasons Barcelona have not been very active in the transfer window but after Neymar Jr transfer, they used the money to replace the Brazilian. They have secured the services of Philipe Coutinho and Ousmane Dembele.
It is being rumored that Antonie Griezzman and Authur will also sign for the club while the likes of Turan, Andres Gomez and Palco Alcacer will be sold in the summer.
- Clement Lenglet (From Sevilla FC) – £35 million
- Arthur Melo (From Gremio) – Unknown
- Marlon (From Fluminese) – £4.5 million
- Ousman Dembele (From Dortmund) -€105 million
- Philipe Coutinho (From Liverpool) – £146 million
Below are FC Barcelona’s squad, their current contracts and salary list this 2018
|PLAYER||AGE||WEEKLY WAGE||CONTRACT LEFT|
|Marc-André ter Stegen||25||£120,000||3 Years (2019)|
|Jasper Cillessen||28||£55,000||5 Years (2021)|
|Gerard Piqué||30||£130,000||3 Years (2019)|
|Clement Lenglet (new signing)||23||5 Years (2023)|
|Samuel Umtiti||27||£40,000||5 Years (2021)|
|Lucas Digne||24||£55,500||5 Years (2021)|
|Jordi Alba||28||£90,000||4 Years (2020)|
|Alex Vidal||27||£60,000||4 Years (2020)|
|Douglas (loaned-out)||27||£35,000||3 Years (2019)|
|Sergio Busquets||29||£140,000||3 Years (2019)|
|Sergi Samper (loaned-out)||22||£10,000||3 years (2019)|
|Arthur Melo (new signing)||22||£||5 Years (2023)|
|Ivan Rakitic||29||£130,000||3 Years (2019)|
|Rafinha||24||£37,500||4 Year (2020)|
|Sergi Roberto||26||£100,000||3 Years (2022)|
|Denis Suarez||23||£40,000||4 Years (2020)|
|Neymar(left Barca for Paris Saint Germain)||25||£515, 000||5 Years with PSG (2022)|
|Lionel Messi||30||£615,000 after tax||4 Years (2021)|
|Luis Suárez (new deal)||30||£290,000||3 Years (2019)|
|Paco Alcacer |
Ousmane Dembele salary per week
|5 Years (2021)|
5 Years (2022)
5 Years (2022)
Lionel Messi has recently agreed to a contract extension with FC Barcelona to stay till 2023. He now earns £615,000-a-week which makes him the highest paid footballer in the world and the highest on FC Barcelona players salary list.
The likes of Suarez, Iniesta and Sergio busquets have extended their contracts with FC Barcelona. Iniesta has finally left the club to Japan and Barca has secured the services of Arthur Melo from Gremio and Clement Lenglet from Sevilla FC which will see the likes of Yeri Mina, Andrez Gomez and other players depart from the club.
Paulinho has finally moved back to old club, GZ Evergranade in China and there is a slim possibility of Neymar returning to the club.
This list of Barcelona players salaries is dully updated as at July 2018. Neymar left Barcelona for PSG and has his salary per week at £515, 000 which makes him the second highest paid player in Europe and most valuable and expensive football player in the world.
Phillipe Coutinho’s salary is rumored to be in the range of £200 to £250 thousand per week. Arthur Melo and Clement Lenglet salaries have not yet been made public yet.