Nigerians adore football! We love to keep track of our favourite footballers! As a result, we also like to follow football players on social networks and read about them in newspapers. Football fans often also wonder ‘who is current highest paid Nigerian footballer?’ Take a look at our top 10 highest earning Nigerian footballers 2017!
Who is the highest paid Nigerian footballer? – Top 10!
10. Highest paid Nigerian footballer in Nigeria League – Godwin Obaje with N2 million monthly
According to the information from the Premium Times Nigeria, the best scorer of the Nigeria Professional Football League has become the highest paid Nigerian football player at home. He joined the Ifeanyi Ubah Football Club this year.
He signed a three-year contract with this club and this earns him N2 million salary on a monthly basis. He is also looking for the right opportunities to play abroad. There were rumours about his transfer to Russian and Tunisia clubs, but the negotiations were not fruitful.