Liverpool had the third highest wage bill (£208 million) in Premier League 2017-18 season which came as a surprise to many. Total revenue turnover was around £302 million and unlike the previous seasons’s they have been very busy in last couple of transfer windows bringing in world record signings of Van Daijk in January 2018 followed by a big spending spree with Alisson, Naby Keïta, Fabinho and Xherdan Shaqiri signing costing the club around £163 million just in Summer 2018. We take a look at entire Liverpool squad contracts and player salaries.
Liverpool Transfers 2018-19 – Unlike the previous few seasons, Liverpool spent big in the summer and also in the January 2018 transfer window. Since they have let go Coutinho they are on a spending spree with likes of Oxlade-Chamberlain ( , Van Dijk ( and
The new signings are set to elevate Liverpool’s wage bill to the levels of both Manchester clubs and also making them realistic title challengers for upcoming 2018-19 season. By spending big, Klopp will be under pressure if his team fail to mount a real title challenge come the end of the season.
Rest of the squad salaries are listed below and the data is taken from trusted sources like Guardian, BBC, Premierleague.com etc.
|PLAYER||AGE||WEEKLY WAGE||CONTRACT LEFT|
Alisson (New Signing)
|25||£120,000||6 Years (2024)|
||29||£60,000||3 Years (2021)|
||25||£25,000||3 Years (2021)|
|Virgil Van Dijk
||27||£150,000||5 Years (2023)|
||26||£70,000||2 Years (2020)|
|Dejan Lovren||29||£90,000||3 Years (2021)|
|Ragnar Klavan||32||£55,000||1 Years (2019)|
|Joe Gomez||21||£30,000||4 Years (2022)|
||24||£50,000||3 Years (2021)|
||26||£40,000||Last Year (2019)|
|27||£70,000||2 Years (2020)|
Trent Alexander-Arnold (New Deal)
|19||£50,000||3 Years (2021)|
Fabinho (New Signing)
|24||£100,000||5 Years (2023)|
|Georginio Wijnaldum||27||£90,000||3 Years (2021)|
|Jordan Henderson||28||£100,000||2 Years (2020)|
|James Milner||32||£120,000||Last Year (2019)|
|Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain||24||£90,000||4 Years (2022)|
|Naby Keïta (New Signing)||23||£120,000||5 Years (2023)|
|Adam Lallana||30||£65,000||2 Years (2020)|
|Sadio Mané||26||£90,000||3 Years (2021)|
|Mohamed Salah (New Deal)||25||£200,000||5 Years (2023)|
|Xherdan Shaqiri (New Signing)||26||£90,000||5 Years (2023)|
|Roberto Firmino (New Deal)||26||£180,000||5 Years (2023)|
|Daniel Sturridge||28||£120,000||Last Year (2019)|
|Danny Ings||26||£60,000||2 Years (2020)|
|Dominic Solanki||20||£25,000||4 Years (2022)|
Financial Details (Accounts for the year to May 31 2017)
Owned by Fenway Sports Group (also registered in USA as New England Sports Ventures I, LLC) and John W Henry is the principal shareholder. FSG has put money in the club which increased the loans from £60m to £129.9m largely on stadium expansion. In total Liverpool have £165 million loan (bank loan £55m, FSG loan £110m).
Liverpool generated £302m in revenue as shown in the accounts book ending 31 May 2017 which include Gate and matchday income £62m TV money £124m Commercial £116m. These numbers are set to increase in 2017-18 season with Liverpool signing more sponsorship deals and also qualifying for the Champions League.