In 2019, Japan hosted the Rugby World Cup, as their team reached the quarter-finals. Since then, the country has taken on an unmatched love for this discipline. For the 2019-2020 season, he incorporated two of the world’s highest-paid rugby players into his squad. This article will tell you who the top 10 rugby players are.
- Hendry Pollard (Montpellier)
26-year-old Handrie Pollard tops the list with an income of € 1.15 million. In 2019, he won the Rugby World Cup alongside South African club Blue Bulls. After the World Championships, he left the latter, to join Montpellier. Then his salary was tripled, making him the highest-paid rugby player.
- Charles Piotau (Bristol)
Charles Piotau is a New Zealand rugby player who plays as full-back for his club Bristol Bears. His income is the same André Pollard, which is 1.15 million euros. He was previously a member of Ulster of the Guinness PRO14.
- Maru Itoji (Muslims)
26-year-old English player Maru Etoge is thirde A place with a salary estimated at one million euros. England’s four-way champion and three-time winner of the Champions Cup, qualified as the best second-row in the world.
- Owen Farrell (Muslims)
English Rugby Union editorial, 29-year-old Owen Farrell earned a salary of € 860,000.
- Stephen Lewatua (Bristol)
Stephen Lewatowa is a New Zealand rugby player who plays mid-third-row, third-row or second-row winger. Since 2017, he has been a part of Bristol Rugby in the RFU Championship and earned an income of € 745,000.
- Dan Biggar (Northampton)
Dan Biggar, an international Welsh player (Rugby Union), plays in the center of the first half. He gets an income of 690 thousand euros.
- Nicholas Sanchez (Francais Stadium)
In the first half, Nicholas Sanchez is the Argentine Rugby Union player. His salary is estimated at 665,000 euros.
- Morgan Parra (Clermont Auvergne)
Morgan Parra is located at 8e A place in the ranking with a salary of 665,000 euros. French rugby union player, plays half-scrum inside ASM Clermont Auvergne.
- Michael Huber (Waratas)
The role of the third winger (Rugby Union) is played by Australian rugby player Michael Huber who is paid 656,000 euros.
- Manu Tuilagi (Leicester Tigers) and Stuart Hogg (Exeter Chiefs)
Manu Tuilagi develops at Center Position (Rugby Union), plays for England and with Sale Sharks. His salary is estimated at 631,000 euros. The same goes for the Scottish international player, Stuart Hough (rugby union and rugby sevens). The latter develops into the opening half, middle, wing, or back position.