FC Barcelona has gone through a massive overhaul since the departure of Neymar Jr to Paris Saint Germain who paid full €222 million (£198m) release clause and snatched Neymar away from Barcelona. Since than Barcelona have been trying to replace Neymar but their recent signings have been below par. Coutinho and Dembele have failed to live up to the hype while Barcelona also spent big in Summer 2018 bringing in several key players and we take a look at their entire squad contracts and player salaries.
2018-19 Contracts & Transfers: 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. Since the sale of Neymar Barcelona have spent big bringing in high profile players like Coutinho and Dembele for record fees. They brought another four quality players in Summer 2018.
- Malcom (From Bordeaux) – £36.9 million
- Clément Lenglet (From Sevilla) – £32.3 million
- Arturo Vidal (From Bayern Munich) – £27 million
Barcelona Wage Bill: Barcelona’s wage bill is the highest in Spain and it is only going to increase the way their transfer business is panning out in the last few years. Barcelona spent a massive £264 million on player wages in 2018-19 season which is second only to PSG.
FC Barcelona Player Salaries List
- Lionel Messi extended his contract with Barcelona to further three years keeping im at the club till 2021. Barcelona agreed to pay Messi around £500,000 a week plus massive loyalty and performance based bonuses over the period of next 4 years.
- Luis Suarez also extended his contract by further two years keeping him at the club till 2021 and will be earning a massive £250,000 a week salary making him second highest paid player in the team.
|PLAYER||AGE||WEEKLY WAGE||CONTRACT LEFT|
|Marc-André ter Stegen||26||£90,000||4 Years (2022)|
|Jasper Cillessen||29||£55,000||3 Years (2021)|
|Gerard Piqué (New Deal)||31||£165,000||2 Years (2022)|
|Clément Lenglet (New Signing)||23||£70,000||5 Years (2023)|
|Samuel Umtiti (New Deal)||24||£75,000||5 Years (2023)|
|Marlon||22||£20,000||2 Years (2020)|
|Yerry Mina||23||£55,500||5 Years (2023)|
|Thomas Vermaelen||32||£55,500||Last Year (2019)|
|Jordi Alba||29||£100,000||2 Years (2020)|
|Nélson Semedo||24||£75,000||4 Years (2022)|
|Alex Vidal||28||£60,000||2 Years (2020)|
|Sergio Roberto||26||£75,000||4 Years (2022)|
|Sergio Busquets||30||£180,000||3 Years (2021)|
|Paulinho (loaned-out)||29||£120,000||3 Years (2021)|
|Sergi Samper||23||£10,000||Last Year (2019)|
|Arturo Vidal (New Signing)||31||£165,000||3 Years (2021)|
|Ivan Rakitic||30||£150,000||3 Years (2021)|
|Arthur (New Signing)||21||£60,000||6 Years (2024)|
|Rafinha||25||£60,000||2 Years (2020)|
|Philipe Coutinho||26||£200,000||5 Years (2023)|
|André Gomes||25||£80,000||3 Years (2021)|
|Denis Suarez||243||£60,000||2 Years (2020)|
|Malcom (New Signing)||21||£90,000||5 Years (2023)|
|Lionel Messi||31||£500,000||3 Years (2021)|
|Luis Suárez||31||£290,000||3 Years (2021)|
|Paco Alcacer||24||£90,000||3 Years (2021)|