Apart from achievements in soccer, most professional football stars plying their trade in the English Premier League are particularly crazy about celebrating their successes on the pitch, with a cruise inside a state-of-art car.
At the last count, some EPL star earns over £260,000 (R5 million) as weekly wages which sums up to over £13 million annually.
Therefore, it is no surprise when you see the Premier League big boys splash out over £330,000 (R6.3 million) in acquiring a fully customised Lamborghini Aventador?
In this report, NAIJ.com presents the five most expensive automobiles in the English topflight, their current prices as well as the EPL stars behind the wheels.
5. Loris Karius’ Mercedes (£190,000)
The 25-year-old goalkeeper hails from Germany and currently is on a season-long to Turkish Süper Lig side Beşiktaş from Liverpool.
Whenever you find Karius in the UK, he cruises around with his £190,000 personalized G-wagon that has his initials “LK” replacing the popular Mercedes emblem.
4. Eden Hazard’s £200,950 Aston Martin Vanquish
The 27-year-old Chelsea playmaker Eden Hazard has been spotted in various models of cars since his arrival at west London.
Among these expensive autos includes the Mercedes Benz AMG GTR, Audi R8 V10, BMW X6, Audi RS4 Avant, Range Rover, Aston Martin Vanquish and Mercedes C Class.
However, one of the mist classy and most expensive collections you will find in the Belgium’s captain is the Vanquish, which was made popular by film actor Daniel Craig of James Bond movie.
During an auction, the movie ace pocketed £344,000 from the sale a limited edition version of the Vanquish.
3. Paul Pogba’s £250,000 Rolls Royce
French World Cup winner and Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba, may not be earning as much as Chilean star Alexis Sanchez, who is the Red Devils highest earner.
However, the Frenchman has not slowed down when it comes to expensive cars as he usually cruises to training in a £250,000 Rolls Royce Wraith he acquired earlier in the year.
In addition, Pogba drives a Mercedes, Maclaren P1, Lamborghini, Bentley, Audi, Chevrolet, Maserati among others.
2. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s £270,000 Lamborghini Aventador
The Gabonese star Aubameyang moved to Arsenal from Germany with four expensive cars valued at about £850,000.
However, the Gunners forward prefers his classy Lamborghini Aventador which is reportedly worth £270,000.
Other expensive cars you will likely find in Aubameyang’s garage include a Porsche, Ferrari and gold-plated Range Rover sports.
.1. Raheem Sterling’s £500k Bentley GTX 700-4
Manchester City star Sterling is enjoying the good life after turning his game around since the arrival of Pep Guardiola.
The fleet-footed forward is another lover of fast cars and can always be seen cruising around Manchester in a Bentley GTX 700-4 which he acquired in 2016.
Sterling’s Bentley is a customized edition to the maximum and currently sells for about a £500k.
Meanwhile, NAIJ.com previously had reported that France and Manchester United star Paul Pogba believes he did not focus on his game after claiming the summer World Cup trophy with the Les Bleus in Russia just like club boss Jose Mourinho predicted.
According to a UK Sun report, the Red Devils Portuguese boss Mourinho, who was in Russia during the mundial warned that the Frenchman might not be focused after helping Les Bleus claim their second World Cup silverware.
"I don’t think it’s about us getting the best out of him. It’s about him giving the best he has to give.
"I think the World Cup is the perfect habitat for a player like him to give the best."
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