Angel Sports through in-depth investigations also released its highest paid Ghanaian footballers. The list is based on the salaries of the players annually.
It totals the monthly salaries of players and sums it to an annual payment. Let’s first look at the highest paid players from some of the top clubs before we delve into the highest paid players in Ghana.
The highest paid player in Ashanti Gold is Shafiu Mumuni who takes home GHc22, 800, while the highest at Kotoko Felix Annan takes GHc48, 000. Hearts of Oak’s Abednego Tetteh takes home a whopping GHc 60,000 annually. Now let’s look at the top 10 most paid football players in Ghana based on annual salary take.
10. Yahya Mohammed
He plays for Aduana Stars and takes home GHc 24,000 annually. He has featured for the Black Stars Team B and has consistently been a terror against most clubs. He is a former Kumasi Asante Kotoko star.
9. Kwesi Donsu
He is an integral part of the Medeama football club. He has been linked so many times to Kotoko and Hearts and yet he remains loyal to Medeama. He takes home GHc 26,400 annually.
8. Fatau Dauda
A national asset who now plies his trade for Legon Cities. Legon Cities have been one of the exciting teams in the nation. Their matches on Fridays were characterized by great performances from musicians to warm up the crowd before the match starts. Dauda takes home GHc 30,000 annually
7. Kwame Poku
A creative Kotoko player who bags GHc 36,000 annually
Another Kotoko Player who has received so much attention from several clubs. He also takes home GHc 36, 000 annually.
5. Mamane Lawali
He is a new Hearts of Oak player expected to explode in the league. He is to take GHc 42, 000 annually
4. Nuru Suley
He is another crucial player for Hearts of oak. He bags GHc 48,000 annually.
3. Felix Annan
He is another national asset and goalkeeper for Kotoko. He takes GHc 2000 a month and 48, 000 annually.
2. Abednego Tetteh
He is one of the freshest stars for Hearts. His annual salary is GHc 60,000
1. Victorien Adebayor
The highest paid player in Ghana is Victorien Adebayor. He is from Niger and currently plays for Inter allies. He earns a staggering GHc 83, 376 annually