Henry has put a full stop to his playing career and signed a 6 year deal with british sports network skysports worth £24 million over the next 6 years, making him the highest paid football expert (pundit) in history of UK and in the world.
One of the most iconic stars of Premier League in last decade, former Arsenal striker Theirry Henry retired from football last in december 2014 but he did not waste any time to start a new career as a football pundit with leading premier league broadcaster SkySports. He will become the highest paid football expert not only in UK but in the world.
He was part of BBC world cup coverage in the summer 2014 and under contract with SkySports he is still allowed to work with BBC on major international competitions. Henry signed a 6 year deal with SkySports which will earn him around £4 million a year making it hafty £24 million in total of next 6 years. His £4m a year salary with SkySports is massive compared to other big names under Skysports premier League coverage roster, as the likes of Gary Neville (£1.2m a year) and Jamie Carraghe (£800,000 a year). following is the details of Henry’s SKysports contract.
|STARTING FROM||CONTRACT LENGTH||YEARLY SALARY||TOTAL|
|2015||6 Years (2015-21)||£4 million per season||£24 Million over 6 years|