Top 10 Highest Paid Serie A Players 2016

Since its inaugural 1929-30 season, Serie A has been operating for over 80 years. In the 1990-2000, Serie A was considered the best club football league in Europe as well as in the world. In the mid-2000 scenario changed quite a bit with lots of scandals coming up on the name of Serie A and number of its clubs. Let us take a look at the Top 10 Highest Paid Serie A Players 2016.

Top 10 Highest Paid Serie A Players 2016

10. Mohammad Salah:

Top 10 Highest Paid Serie A Players 2016
Roma’s Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Salah

We start our list of Top 10 Highest Paid Serie A Players 2016 with Chelsea loan Mohammad Salah. At €3.5m a season, the 23-year-old has been brought in to provide coach Rudi Garcia with added firepower from the wing, after disappointing campaigns from Gervinho and Juan Iturbe last season. A lot of Roma’s hopes for this season lies on Salah’s shoulders, and should he deliver the goods, the investment on him will turn out to be shrewder than ever.

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9. Ricardo Montolivo

Top 10 Highest Paid Serie A Players 2016
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The next to come in our list of Top 10 Highest Paid Serie A Players 2016 is Rossoneri captain, Ricardo Montolivo. Recent downfall in their form, he captain remains one of the highest earners at the San Siro. Though he has not yet made an appearance in Serie A this season, the former Fiorentina man will collect €3.5m. Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic will be hoping he lives up to his earnings in the coming months and will lead his team’s turnover in the 2nd half of the season.

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8. Carlos Bacca:

Top 10 Highest Paid Serie A Players 2016
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New boy Carlos  Bacca carries a lot of expectations at his new club, AC Milan, having arrived from Sevilla over the summer. The Colombian is a ferocious competitor, and his early displays in the red and black of Milan have merited his wage at the club. The Rossoneri had no reservations in paying the €30m needed to land him from Sevilla, and his contract is proof the Diavolo believe he can repeat his 28 goal performance.

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