What is the Aston Villa squad salary in the 2020-21 Premier League season? Aston Villa weekly player wage? Who is the highest-paid player in Aston Villa squad? Premier League is the most followed football club sports in the world. And every player team makes a huge sum of money for playing in this competitive league. Likewise, Aston Villa makes a good sum of money for playing in EPL.
The club also spends a huge sum of money on its players’ salaries. Find out how much each Aston Villa player is paid for playing with the club in the league.
Aston Villa Squad Salary 2020-21 EPL Season
Jack Grealish, Wesley, and Ollie Watkins are the three best-paid players in the Aston Villa squad. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, football players across top European leagues have agreed to have a pay cut to help clubs financially. Likewise, Aston Villa players have agreed to have a 25% pay cut for a period of four months.
As due to the COVID-19 pandemic games are being played behind closed doors, the team’s revenue has decreased gradually. In absence of ticket sales, sports teams across the globe only have TV rights and sponsorships deals as the means of generating revenues.
At present, the highest-earning Aston Villa player is Jack Grealish. Jack Grealish makes a whopping £5.76 million per season with the club. Second to Grealish in terms of earnings is Tyrone Mings who makes £3.84 million per season at Aston Villa.
Jack Grealish makes £5.76 million at Aston Villa
Aston Villa kicked off the new Premier League season in a great style. Aston Villa is the only club besides AC Milan who hasn’t lost a single point among the top five leagues in Europe in the new season. Of their four Premier League games, Aston Villa has won all four, securing all 12 points which saw Aston Villa pick the second place in the points league table behind Everton with one game in hand.
For performing in the highest order, Aston Villa is paying a good sum of money to its player. Last season, 2019-20, Aston Villa had a wage bill accounting for £65million in total. In the 2020-21 season, the wages bill of Aston Villa could see a considerable hike. For the brand new season, Aston Villa signed Ollie Watkins for a sum of £28 million.
List of Aston Villa Squad Salary
Below is the complete list of Aston Villa squad salaries for the 2020-21 Premier League season. Aston Villa’s active squad wages and Aston Villa reverse squad wages.
- Tom Heaton – £2.88 million
- Jed Steer – £1.4 million
- Orjan Nyland – £960,000
- Lovere Kalinic – £960,000
- Neil Taylor – £2.16 million
- Matt Targett – £2.88 million
- Bjorn Engles – £2.64 million
- Ahmed El Mohamady – £2.16 million
- Kortney Hause – £2.64 million
- Tyrone Mings – £3.84 million
- Matthew Cash – £3.12 million
- Douglas Luiz – £2.4 million
- John McGinn – £3.16 million
- Henri Lansbury – £3.84 million
- Jack Grealish – £5.76 million
- Marvelous Nakamba – £1.4 million
- Conor Hourihane – £1.92 million
- Ezri Konsa – £1.4 million
- Jota – £2.88 million
- Frederic Guilbert – £1.92 million
- Keinan Davis – £2.16 million
- Ollie Watkins – £3.16 million
- Wesley – £4.32 million
- Trezeguet – £3.16 million
- Samatta – £1.92 million
- Anwar El-Ghazi – £1.92 million
- Scott Hogan – £1.92 million
- Ben – £360,000
- Lamare Bogarde – £240,000
- Indiana Vassilev – £360,000
- Ruben Shakpoke – £360,000
- Sil Swinkels – £240,000
- Aaron O’Reilly – £360,000
The total Aston Villa squad salary for the season 2020-21 is a grand total of £70 million.
£70 million does not include signing fees and bonuses. For the season 2019-20, Aston Villa had total squad wages of £65million. In the 2020-21 season, the amount increased by £5 million.
Jack Grealish has a Market Value of £50 million
Aston Villa extended Jack Grealish’s contract until 2025 on September 15, 2020. For his new contract with Lions Jack Grealish will make a whopping sum of £5.76 million per season. Not only the 24-year old attacking midfielder is the club’s highest-paid player, but also the highest-rated player. At present, his market value stands at £50 million. Wesley has a market value of £24 million at present.