Marco Verratti has been a shinning light for PSG since he arrived in Paris in 2012. His performances exceeded expectations and the club quickly identified him as one for the future.
He joined Pecara for 12 million euros and since then his contract has been changed 5 times.
Take a look at his wage increments as revealed by L’Equipe.
2012: On signing from Pescara on 18 July 2012 he was handed a contract until 2017. He received €850,000 per season.
2013: A year later and they were already back at the negotiation table on August 2013. His salary was bumped up to 2.5 million euros per season and a year was added to his contract.
2014: The trend continued and on September 15, 2014 he extended his contract for another year. He was now going to take home 4 million gross euros apart from other bonuses.
2016: In February 2016 he extended his until 2020 with a contract of 5 million euros per season handed to him.
2016: And months later on 2 August, he extended until 2021 with a salary of 6 million euros.
See breakdown below
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