Barcelona Players 2019/2020 Weekly Wages, Salaries Revealed

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Barcelona football club is one of the most successful professional club based in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. The club is also one of the biggest sporting clubs in the world with fans scattered all over the world.

The club was founded in 1899 by a group of Swiss, English, and Catalan footballers led by Joan Gamper. The Catalonia club is the third most valuable sports team in the world, worth $4.07 billion, and the world’s third-richest football club in terms of revenue, with an annual turnover of €648.3 million.

Barcelona has become a symbol of Catalan culture and Catalanism, hence the motto “Més que un club” (“More than a club”). Unlike many other football clubs, the supporters own and operate Barcelona. The official Barcelona anthem is the “Cant del Barça”, written by Jaume Picas and Josep Maria Espinàs.

Domestically, Barcelona has won 26 La Liga, 30 Copa del Rey, 13 Supercopa de España, 3 Copa Eva Duarte and 2 Copa de la Liga trophies, as well as being the record holder for the latter four competitions. In international club football, Barcelona has won 20 European and World titles: 5 UEFA Champions League titles, a record 4 UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup, a joint-record 5 UEFA Super Cup, a record 3 Inter-Cities Fairs Cup, and a joint record 3 FIFA Club World Cup.

Barcelona was ranked first in the International Federation of Football History & Statistics Club World Ranking for 1997, 2009, 2011, 2012 and 2015. The club has a long-standing rivalry with Real Madrid; matches between the two teams are referred to as El Clásico.

The current Barcelona manager is Quique Setien, who was appointed after  former boss Ernesto Valverde was sacked. The Spanish coach has a contract with the club till 2022.

Argentine superstar Lionel Messi is the highest-paid player in Barcelona. Messi pockets a weekly wage of £500,000 after signing a new contract at the club which will see him stay put at Nou Camp until 2021.

Luis Suarez is Barcelona’s second-highest earner after signing a new contract at the end of 2016 worth £290,000. While Ousmane Dembele is their third-highest earner, taking home €250,000 following his move from Borussia Dortmund in August.

RANK PLAYER ANNUAL SALARY WEEKLY WAGES POS. AGE
1 Lionel Messi € 70,758,000 € 1,360,731 RW 32
2 Antoine Griezmann € 45,834,000 € 881,423 CF 28
3 Luis Suárez € 23,400,000 € 450,000 CF 32
4 Frenkie de Jong € 20,834,000 € 400,654 CM 22
5 Sergio Busquets € 14,949,000 € 287,481 DM 31
6 Ivan Rakitic € 13,354,000 € 256,808 CM 31
7 Gerard Piqué € 12,740,000 € 245,000 CB 32
8 Ousmane Dembélé € 12,000,000 € 230,769 LW 22
9 Samuel Umtiti € 12,000,000 € 230,769 CB 25
10 Sergi Roberto € 9,966,000 € 191,654 CM 27
11 Arturo Vidal € 9,000,000 € 173,077 CM 32
12 Jordi Alba € 8,580,000 € 165,000 LB 30
13 Marc-André ter Stegen € 8,580,000 € 165,000 GK 27
14 Arthur € 4,883,000 € 93,904 CM 23
15 Neto € 3,704,000 € 71,231 GK 30
16 Nélson Semedo € 3,429,000 € 65,942 RB 25
17 Clément Lenglet € 2,699,000 € 51,904 CB 24
18 Carles Aleñà € 869,000 € 16,712 CM 21
19 Júnior Firpo € 716,000 € 13,769 LB 23
20 Jean-Clair Todibo € 597,000 € 11,481 CB 19
21 Ansu Fati € 0 € 0 LW 16
22 Iñaki Peña € 0 € 0 GK 20
23 Moussa Wagué € 0 € 0 RB 20
TOTAL € 27,88,92,000 € 53,63,308

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