The Top 10 Highest Earners in the Saudi Pro League:

As the Saudi Pro League continues to evolve with the arrival of star studded signings, their rise in popularity has inevitably coincided with their wage bill. Featuring legends like CR7, Karim Benzema and Neymar Jr.

Here’s a list of the top 10 highest-paid footballers in Saudi Arabia, along with their weekly earnings and transfer fee:

1. Cristiano Ronaldo – Free Agent – £3.6 million a week.
  • Former Club: Manchester United
  • Current Club: Al Nassr – Joined December 2022.

2. Karim Benzema – Free Agent – £3.58 million a week.

  • Former Club: Real Madrid
  • Current Club: Al Ittihad – Joined June 2023

3. Neymar – Fee £96m – £2.5 million a week.

  • Former Club: Paris Saint-Germain (PSG)
  • Current Club: Al Hilal – Joined August 2023. 

4. N’Golo Kanté – Fee £50m – £1.6 million a week.

  • Former Club: Chelsea
  • Current Club: Al Ittihad – Joined June 2023

5. Riyad Mahrez – Fee £37m – £865,000 a week.

  • Former Club: Manchester City
  • Current Club: Al Ahli – Joined July 2023

6. Jordan Henderson – Fee £15m – £700,000 a week.

  • Former Club: Liverpool
  • Current Club: Al Ettifaq – Joined July 2023

7. Fabinho – Fee £50m – £700,000 a week.

  • Former Club: Liverpool
  • Current Club: Al Ahli – Joined July 2023

8. Sadio Mane – Fee £30m – £650,000 a week.

  • Former Club: Liverpool
  • Current Club: Al Nassr – Joined August 2023

9. Kalidou Koulibaly – Fee £20m – £576,000 a week.

  • Former Club: Chelsea
  • Current Club: Al Hilal – Joined June 2023

10. Marcelo Brozovic – Fee £18m – £403,000 a week.

  • Former Club: Inter Milan
  • Current Club: Al Nassr – Joined July 2023