Football is one of the most interesting game with massive fan base globally. The body that is in charge of football in the world is FIFA.
In South Africa, football is highly celebrated with huge fans. In this article I will take you through top ten richest footballers who have amassed wealth through football.
Top ten richest footballers in South Africa 2018
Annele is undoubtedly the richest footballer in South Africa. He currently plays for Mamelodi Sundowns and plays the right back position for his team. His net worth is currently put at over R30 Million.
Bernard usually plays as a striker but he is well known for his midfield displays for Kaizer Chiefs. The net worth of Bernard Parker is currently estimated to be over R20 Million.
Itumeleng is currently ranked as the third richest player in South Africa. Just like Bernard Parker, he also plays for Kaizer Chiefs as a goal keeper. His net worth is estimated to be R15 million.
Teko who plays as a middle fielder has made himself a name in South African football industry and so far so good he is among the best footballers. He is estimated to be worth over R14.5 Million currently.
Ejike is was born in Nigeria but he has spent better part of his life in South Africa. He therefore identifies himself with south Africa. The football star plays as a winger for Ajax Cape Town and is currently pegged at a net worth of R14.5 Million.
Tshabalala is a very popular midfielder who is currently playing for a club known as Kaizer Chiefs. He has a net worth of about R13.8 Million currently.
Laffor is a Liberian footballer who identifies himself with South Africa. He plays professional football as a winger in south Africa and he has amassed wealth through his talent. The talented footballer has a net worth of R13.8 Million.
Khama is Professional footballer who hails from Zimbabwe but associates himself with south Africa. Though he has not switched his nationality, Billiat plays Kazier Chiefs. His net worth is R12 Million currently.
Pelembe plays in the South African Premier Soccer League (PSL) and has made quite a name for himself with his mesmerizing displays in midfield. Though is not originally from South Africa, Elias has risen against all odds to become one of the best footballers in the country. His net worth is R10 million currently.
Concluding our list of richest footballers in South Africa is Oupa Manyisa. He is a talented midfielder who currently plays for Mamelodi Sundowns F.C. His net worth estimated to be about R8 Million.