The 27th season of Aston Villa in premier league began in August 2021. Steven Gerrard becomes the new head coach of the club. Gerrard won the Scottish League alongside Rangers, which brings his name among the coach of Aston Villa for 2021-22 season. He signed three and half year contract deal with Club until 2024. Aston Villa players salaries for the season 2021-22 reported.
|Players||Base Salary||Weekly Wages||Position||Contracts|
|Emiliano Martínez||£2 million||£56,500||GK||2024|
|Jed Steer||£1.4 million||£50,000||GK||2023|
|Tyrone Mings||£4 million||£85,000||DEF||2025|
|Ezri Konsa||£3 million||£62,000||DEF||2026|
|Kerr Smith (new signing)||£300,000||£6,500||DEF||2025|
|Lucas Dinge (new signing)||£4.6 million||£96,000||DEF||2024|
|Kortney Hause||€2.5 million||£52,500||DEF||2022|
|Matt Targett||£2.88 million||£60,000||DEF||2025|
|Ashley Young (new signing)||£3 million||£62,000||DEF||2022|
|Matty Cash||£3.12 million||£65,000||DEF||2025|
|Leon Bailey (new signing)||£5 million||£100,000||MID||2025|
|Emiliano Buendía (new signing)||£8.5 million||£170,000||MID||2026|
|Bertrand Traoré||£3 million||£62,500||MID||2024|
|Anwar El Ghazi||£1.92 million||£40,000||MID||2023|
|Jacob Ramsey||£1 million||£20,000||MID||2025|
|Philippe Coutinho (on loan)||£10 million||£210,000||MID||2022|
|Marvelous Nakamba||£1.3 million||£24,500||MID||2023|
|John McGinn||£3.16 million||£75,000||MID||2025|
|Morgan Sanson||£4 million||£85,000||MID||2025|
|Douglas Luiz||£2.5 million||£50,000||MID||2023|
|Marvelous Nakamba||£1 million||£20,000||MID||2024|
|Ollie Watkins||£4 million||£85,000||FW||2025|
|Danny Ings (new signing)||£5 million||£100,000||FW||2024|
|Wesley (on loan)||£2.5 million||£50,000||FW||2024|
|Axel Tuanzebe (on loan)||£1.5 Million||£24,500||DEF||2022|
Transfers In 2021-22 | Since, Steven Gerrard take over the club big changes seen in the squad, the club made new transfer records. Almost, £140 million transfer budget used for the new signings. Emiliano Buendía, Leon Bailey, Lucas Digne and Danny Ings these four players move from their clubs cost Villa a package of £116 million.
- Emiliano Buendía transfer deal | from Norwich City | worth of £33 million
- Lucas Digne and Danny Ings transfers | cost more than £100m
- To overcome the transfer budget Villa accept the bid £100m for Jack Grealish
- More than 12 players released from the contract list to balance the wage budget
Wage Budget 2021-22 | Wage bill of the Aston Villa F.C for 2021-22, season reported £65 million which does not include complete salary of on loan deal players (Wesley, Axel Tuanzebe and Philippe Coutinho) half of these players wages paid off by their contract holder clubs half by the Aston Villa.
How Much Players Bonuses & Performance Clauses Adjusted for 2021-22?
- Scoring Goal | £10k to 15k bonus awarded
- Keeping Clean Sheet | £5k to £10k for defenders and goal-keeper holding clause in their contract
- Involved in the match win of club, brings extra £5k to players account
There will be an estimated £12m to £10m budget adjusted for the players who can receive extra money for scoring goals, keeping clean sheet through out the match. It’s confirmed that not all players have this deal only few of them, Philippe Coutinho will earn £10k to £15k per goal in the league it’s a clause set by the club for players performances.
Contract Extensions Before June 2022 |
- 2 Players | Contracts ending before June 2022
Kortney Hause and Ashley Young the two players contracts ending before June 2022, which mean’s club will offered them new contract or they may become free agents if no team awarded contracts in June transfer window 2022.
Who’s Expensive Contract Holder In 2022?
The newly signed player (Emiliano Buendía) hold the top contract deal with club worth of £8.5 million as per news reports. He signed the deal which ends after 5 years.
How much Young Players Earn In Aston Villa?
U17 to U20 players awarded contract at the club. The players who joined club on transfer deal offered contract with clauses. Academy players don’t get such benefits only offered per match wage contract deal.
These details based on Aston Villa players salaries were reported by the UK media. Clubs don’t share the official bonuses for the contracts, but recently reports signal players on loan deal for a year received bonuses for scoring and keeping clean-sheets in the match. More information of the squad earnings updated after June 2022 transfer window.