Blackpool Football Club is currently competing in League One, with a total payroll of £5,560,400 for the 2023-2024 season.
The club pays their players a combined amount of £5,560,400 throughout the whole season. And If you break it down by weeks, that’s around £106,931 paid to the players every week. Let’s dive right In.
Blackpool F.C. Players Wages And Salaries (2023)
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Top 5 Highest Paid Players
1. Jordan Rhodes
Jordan Rhodes is a skilled striker who has played for different clubs over the years. In 2012, he became quite famous for being one of the most expensive players in English football when he joined Blackburn Rovers for £8 million.
Today, he’s with Blackpool on loan, and in his first eight league games with Blackpool, he’s already scored seven goals. Jordan takes home £35,000 each week, which is £1,820,000 annually.
2. Callum Connolly
Callum Alexander Connolly is a versatile player who is capable of playing in defense and midfield. He can hold down the fort in any position across the back four on defense, or in the midfield.
Before joining Blackpool, Connolly had a good time In English football. He previously showed his potential at clubs like Everton, Barnsley, Wigan Athletic, Ipswich Town, Bolton Wanderers, Lincoln City, and Fleetwood Town.
After his contract with his previous club ended, Blackpool seized the opportunity and signed him as a free agent in July 2021.
Surprisingly, Callum Connolly is one of Blackpool’s top-paid players for the 2023/2024 season, and his versatility has certainly made him a key figure in the squad.
3. Kyle Joseph
Joseph became a part of Blackpool in July 2023 when he signed a permanent deal. He currently earns £30 per week, a total of £15,600 annually. His contract is estimated at £20,800, while his existing contract with Blackpool is set to expire on June 30, 2020.
4. Marvin Ekpiteta
Marvin Ekpiteta is also one of Blackpool F.C.’s top earners for the 2023/2024 season. His time with the club began when he signed a two-year contract on July 8, 2020.
Ekpiteta’s impressive skills were apparent after he scored his first goal for Blackpool in a remarkable 5-0 victory over Wigan Athletic on January 27, 2021.
Notably, Ekpiteta’s commitment to the club was reaffirmed when he signed another two-year contract on March 8, 2022, to secure his continued presence on the team.
His outstanding performance earned him Blackpool’s Player of the Season for the 2021-22 season, as voted by both the club’s loyal supporters and his fellow teammates.
5. Ollie Norburn
Ollie Norburn is another versatile talent who represents the Grenada national team, earning his first cap in 2021 and even participating in the 2021 CONCACAF Gold Cup.
Ollie’s football career has seen him in action across various levels. He’s been a familiar face in the English Football League, featuring for teams like Bristol Rovers, Plymouth Argyle, and Shrewsbury Town.
Before that, he played in the National League while playing for Guiseley, Macclesfield Town, Tranmere Rovers, and Peterborough United. His latest move saw him join Blackpool on June 29, 2023, which marked his return to EFL League One.
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