PSG star Neymar remains streets ahead in the race to be Ligue 1’s richest asset

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Neymar remains streets ahead of Kylian Mbappe and Co in the race to be Ligue 1’s richest asset, with Paris Saint-Germain boasting a clean sweep of the top 11 highest-paid players in France.

French daily L’Equipe have released estimates of monthly salaries across the country’s top tier.

LIGUE 1’S TOP EARNERS (MONTHLY SALARIES)

  1. Neymar (PSG): £2.6million
  2. Kylian Mbappe (PSG): £1.6m
  3. Thiago Silva (PSG): £1.3m
  4. Edinson Cavani (PSG): £1.1m
  5. Marquinhos (PSG): £1m
  6. Marco Verratti (PSG): £1m
  7. Angel Di Maria (PSG): £932,000
  8. Keylor Navas (PSG): £850,000
  9. Mauro Icardi (PSG): £678,000
  10. Leandro Paredes (PSG): £635,000
  11. Presnel Kimpembe (PSG): £568,000
  12. Wissam Ben Yedder (Monaco): £551,000
  13. Ander Herrera (PSG): £551,000
  14. Julian Draxler (PSG): £508,000
  15. Cesc Fabregas (Monaco): £508,000
  16. Kevin Strootman (Marseille): £424,000
  17. Dimitri Payet (Marseille): £424,000
  18. Idrissa Gueye (PSG): £424,000
  19. Tiemoue Bakayoko (Monaco): £381,000
  20. Sarabia (PSG): £381,000
  21. Abdou Diallo (PSG): £381,000
  22. Florian Thauvin (Marseille): £357,000
  23. Memphis Depay (Lyon): £355,000
  24. Thilo Kehrer (PSG): £347,000
  25. Anthony Lopes (Lyon): £388,000
  26. Steven Nzonzi (Rennes): £388,000
  27. Islam Slimani (Monaco): £321,000
  28. Steve Mandanda (Marseille) £305,000
  29. Bertrand Traore (Lyon): £296,000
  30. Valere Germain (Marseille): £279,000