As the 2017-18 season of Premier League is here the total wage bill of Chelsea Players is at around £224m (It is third highest in the league only behind Manchester United club and it is not a surprise as they were the champions of last year). With departure of Nemanja Matic, John Terry and Diego Costa and some other Team players who were all on big contracts, Chelsea might have reduced their wage bill by the end of next accounting cycle in May 2017.
Contracts and salaries of entire Chelsea Players going into the 2017-18 season is given below:
Chelsea 2018 Players Transfers & Contracts
Antonio Conte is one of the guys who spends wisely and that was the main reason of his success last year, following the tradition Chelsea have done good business and their net spend has been wonderful thanks to selling off Burdensome players for good price and they also got rid of some of the youngsters who were hanging on Chelsea books for quite some time. Chelsea wanted some fresh blood and experienced guys and to strengthen their squad they brought in quite a few players in Alvaro Morata, Tiemoue Bakayoko, Antonio Rudiger, Willy Caballero, Drinkwater, Barkley, Emerson and Olivier Giroud. Giroud who is known for his headers is the latest of all the signings and became a part of The Blues in January 2018 window.
Current contracts and Salaries of Chelsea players are mentioned below:
Alvaro Morata – £58.5m (from Real Madrid)
TiemoueBakayoko – £36m (From AS Monaco)
Antonio Rudiger – £31.5m (From AS Roma)
Willy Caballero – free transfer (from Manchester City)
Danny Drinkwater – £34.1m (from Leicester City)
Emerson – £18m (from AS Roma)
Ross Barkley – £15.2m (from Everton)
Olivier Giroud – £18m (from Arsenal)
Antonio Conte also deserved a better contract and he happily signed financially improved deal with Chelsea. This deal will be earning him around £8.5m a year and is set to keep him at the Stamford Bridge till 2019.
Important notes about figures:
All the information mentioned above about the Contracts is up to date and confirmed with Chelsea official player database but the weekly wage figures of every player cannot be 100% accurate because no club disclose this information to any site media or fans specially additional bonuses and incentives. But we try to collect all the details of players from approved sites like The Guardian, The Telegraph, BBC etc.
Chelsea has to maintain its repute and all the members of the board are doing their best to become the Greatest of Europe.
Russian billionaire, Roman Abramovich who changed the fate of The Blues since he brought the club in 2003 has investeda total of £1.097bn in the club. The club is owned solely by Abramovich which is registered as Company house.According to reports Chelsea posted yearly revenue of £335 million in the accounts ending 31-May 2016 (4th highest in the league) their wage bill for previous financial cycle was disclosed as £224 million (2nd highest in the league). According to official reports Chelsea suffered a loss of £85 million in 2016 while according to accounts ended in May 2015 the loss was around £32 million.