Despite being goalkeeper, Theophilus Afelokhai picks up the best salary in the Nigeria Professional Football (NPFL) – here are the 9 highest-paid footballers NPFL right now.
Afelokhai reportedly pockets a whopping N1.1 million at Rivers United, making him the highest earner in the NPFL.
Ifeanyi Anaemena earns N0.9 million, with another Rivers United player Godwin Aguda picking up N0.8 million.
Rabiu Ali, Mfon Udoh and Ndifreke Effiong are reportedly taking N0.8 million per month.
Plateau United striker Ibrahim Mustapha takes home N0.7 million per month.
Cyril Olisema, Tosin Omoyele and Austin Oladapo complete the list with a reported take home of N0.7 million each.
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