The head of the Russian Premier League, called the average salaries of players
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The average salary of players of the Russian football Premier League is about a million rubles a month. The head of the Premier Sergei Pryadkin said that for many clubs, this salary may be the highest
Pryadkin in an interview with “Sport-Express” said that the average salary of players in the top division of the championship of Russia is about 800 thousand — 1 million rubles. However, he supported the President “Ural” Grigory Ivanov, who said that many clubs are paying too your player too much, and proposed to introduce a salary cap of 1 million rubles.
“For some clubs it is a very good salary. I agree with the words of Grigory Ivanov’s statements are occasionally inflated,” said Pryadkin.
Pryadkin stressed that in the Premier League there is a significant difference in wages between the leaders and the rest of the clubs. “We have a huge difference in the remuneration of players between clubs of the first and second eights . But this does not mean that the second eight uncompetitive. Look at Amkar — Perm and play well, and by selling players earn”, — concluded the head of the Premier League.