Pochettino’s staggering salary at PSG

New PSG coach Mauricio Pochettino enjoys an unrivaled salary for a technician in Paris.

The heart has spoken at the time of negotiations, assures a Mauricio Pochettino very attached to the PSG by his own admission. But not only. Successor of Thomas Tuchel on the Parisian bench, the Argentinian has perfectly tied his current contract until June 2022 – more an optional but almost automatic year, reports L’Equipe. According to the sports daily, the ex-manager of Tottenham is already earning 525,000 euros per month. Net of tax and excluding premiums. Never seen in Paris!

While the club is announced a net loss of some 300 million euros at the end of the season – health crisis obliges – Mauricio Pochettino has secured a gross salary of 940,000 euros, which makes him the seventh highest paid element at PSG, behind Neymar (3.06 million euros), Kylian Mbappé (1.91 M €), Marquinhos (1.20 M €), Marco Verratti (1.20 M €) , Angel Di Maria (€ 1.10m) and Keylor Navas (€ 1.00m). Better still, his emoluments would be scalable and would drop next year to 625,000 euros net per month (i.e. approximately 1.10 million euros gross), then 670,000 euros per month over his last year of contract (i.e. 1.20 million euros). € gross).

Predecessors far from the account

None of his predecessors had reached such heights, not even the highly rated Carlo Ancelotti, who in 2012 had negotiated a salary of 500,000 euros net per month. At the best of their Parisian remuneration, Laurent Blanc, Thomas Tuchel and Unai Emery had for their part capped respectively at 700,000, 625,000 and 600,000 euros gross monthly. For comparison, when he officiated at Tottenham, Mauricio Pochettino received between 500,000 and 830,000 euros gross each month. Welcome to Paris !