Saka to become Arsenal’s highest-paid player, ninth in EPL

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 22: Bukayo Saka of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on May 22, 2022 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

Bukayo Saka, is set to sign a long-term contract with the football club.

While his present contract was due to expire in the summer of 2024, it is hopeful the winger extend it to 2028.

With this deal, he is expected to earn four times his current salary and become the Gunners’ highest-paid player.

Daily Mail suggest Saka, who earns a weekly wage of £70,000 per week is on the verge of signing a contract worth a cool £300,000-per-week.

According to Capology, Saka will become the joint-ninth highest-paid player in the Premier League when he officially puts pen to paper.

Saka is playing a pivotal role as the Gunners stay top spot in the Premier League with 10 games remaining.

He has started all matches for Arsenal in England’s top this season, scoring an impressive 12 goals and recording 11 assists.