Top 10 Richest Footballers In South Africa And their Net Worth
Who are the Richest Footballers In South Africa ? Bernard Parker ,Itumeleng Isaac Khune , Siphiwe Tshabalala ,Anthony Laffor , Khama Billiat , Elias Gaspar Pelembe , Oupa Manyisa , Moeneeb Josephs and Sibusiso Vilakazi are the Richest Footballers In South Africa on our list as at 2021.
Association football, or soccer, as it is known in South Africa, is the nation’s most popular sport and South Africa national football team (Bafana Bafana) is the nation’s most popular sports team followed by rugby union and cricket. The governing body is the South African Football Association (SAFA).
For a player to earn a lot of money from football, they need to have excellent skills. They should also have a high market demand. South Africa has a number of players that play both local and international football.
Scout Africa discovers the Richest Footballers In South Africa in 2021 and their current net worth’s.
Who is the richest footballer in South Africa 2021? Bernard Parker
Bernard Parker is a South African professional association football who plays as a midfielder or striker for Kaizer Chiefs. Parker took over from Anele Ngcongca after his death on November 23, 2020 as the Richest Footballer In South Africa .
Who are the Richest Footballers In South Africa 2021?
Here are the Top 10 Richest Footballers In South Africa and their Net worth as at 2021.
1. Bernard Parker – Net Worth R20 million
Bernard Parker is a South African professional association football who plays as a midfielder or striker for Kaizer Chiefs. Parker started his professional football career playing for Thanda Royal Zulu in the Premier Soccer League, where he made 70 appearances before a one year loan to Serbian side Red Star Belgrade. His net worth in 2021 is estimated at R20 million, making him the second richest player in PSL.
2. Itumeleng Khune – Net Worth R15 million
tumeleng Isaac Khune (born 20 June 1987) is a South African footballer who plays as goalkeeper for Kaizer Chiefs in the Premier Soccer League, and also the South African national team. He is the captain of both. Khune shot to fame when he saved three penalties from Esrom Nyandoro and Peter Ndlovu against Mamelodi Sundowns in the Telkom Knockout final on 1 December 2007. His net worth in 2021 is about R15 million, making him one of the top richest soccer player in South Africa.
3. Siphiwe Tshabalala – Net Worth R13.8 million
Lawrence Siphiwe Tshabalala is a South African professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for AmaZulu. Lawrence Siphiwe was born on 25th September 1984 in Soweto, Gauteng. He does not have a club at the moment . His net worth is estimated at R13.8 million.
4. Anthony Laffor – Net Worth R13.8 million
Anthony Snoti Laffor is Liberian international footballer who plays as a winger for South African side Chippa United. He currently plays as a forward-right winger for Mamelodi Sundowns FC. His net worth in 2021 is around R13.8 million.
5. Khama Billiat – Net Worth R12 million
Khama Billiat is a Zimbabwean professional footballer who currently plays as a midfielder for Kaizer Chiefs in South Africa. He also plays for the Zimbabwe national team. He currently plays for Kaizer Chiefs as a forward-second striker. His net worth in 2021 is about R12 million.
6. Elias Gaspar Pelembe – Net Worth R10 million
Elias Gaspar Pelembe, also known simply as Domingues, is a Mozambican footballer who currently plays for Bidvest Wits in the South African Premier Soccer League and Mozambique. His position is midfielder. His net worth in 2021 is approximately R10 million.
7. Oupa Manyisa -Net Worth R8 million
Oupa Manyisa is a South African footballer who plays as a Central Midfielder for Eastern Cape side Chippa United FC. He currently plays for Mamelodi Sundowns FC as a central midfielder. Manyisa’s net worth in 2021 is estimated at R8 million.
8. Moeneeb Josephs – Net Worth R7 million
Moeneeb Josephs, is a South African association football goalkeeper who plays for AmaZulu in the Premier Soccer League. Josephs is a highly rated goalkeeper in South Africa. His ability to kick with both feet, play as a sweeper and distribute the ball comfortably are some of his traits . His net worth is estimated at around R7 million.
9 . Sibusiso Vilakazi – Net Worth R7 million
Sibusiso Vilakazi is a South African football player who plays as an attacking midfielder for Mamelodi Sundowns in the Premier Soccer League. In the 2013-2014 Premier Soccer League he won the player of the season and players’ player of the season after exceptional performances throughout the season. His net worth in 2021 is approximately 7 million.
10 . Thembinkosi Lorch – Net Worth R2 million
Thembinkosi Lorch, is a South African professional footballer who plays as a forward for Orlando Pirates and the South African national team. He was named the South African Player of the Season and Players’ Player of the Season in 2018/2019. He has an estimated net worth of $500,000 and a market value of about $1million.