An overview of all contracted Beşiktaş players

Updated: July 11, 2017

The following is an overview of all the contracted first team Besiktas players, the durations of their contracts and how much they earn in guaranteed wages (on average) until the end of their contract durations.

If a player makes €1,7m this season and €1,8m the next, it will be shown as €1,75m. This is the case for certain players, others just have a flat wage that doesn’t go up or down.

Youth players who were only sporadically included in the squad (i.g. Fatih Aksoy, Muhammed Enes, etc.) are not included in the list.

Apart from Aras Özbiliz all these wages are confirmed by the club although they did not give out official information on the conditions of Ricardo Quaresma and Tolga Zengin’s contract extentions. For Quaresma we went with the widely reported €2,3m pa in the media, while for Tolga we stuck witht he €1,3m pa of his final year of contract from his original deal.

For the new contracts players generally have a €4.000 per point bonus, while older contracts (pre-dating 2016) will have a €10.000 per appearance bonus.

Pepe (-2019), €4,25m pa
Ricardo Quaresma (-2020), €2,3m pa*
Ryan Babel (-2020), €2,1m pa
Adriano Correia (-2019), €1,85m pa
Caner Erkin (-2020), €1,75m pa
Gökhan Töre (-2019), €1,75m pa
Gökhan Gönül (-2020), €1,7m pa
Cenk Tosun (-2019), €1,65m pa
Veli Kavlak (-2019), €1,65m pa
Mustafa Pektemek (-2019), €1,65m pa
Tolgay Arslan (-2019), €1,6m pa
Oğuzhan Özyakup (-2018), €1,5m pa
Anderson Talisca (-2018), €1,5m pa
Marcelo Guedes (-2019), €1,4m pa
Andreas Beck (-2018), €1,4m pa
Tolga Zengin (-2019), €1,3m pa*
Fabricio Ramirez (-2019), €1,25m pa
Matej Mitrovic (-2020), €1.2m pa
Necip Uysal (-2019), €1,1m
Atiba Hutchinson (-2018), €1m
Denys Boyko (-2020), €983k pa
Dusko Tosic (-2018), €950k pa
Aras Özbiliz (-2020), €600k pa*
Alexander Milosevic (-2020), €567k pa
Pedro Franco (-2018), €500k pa

Total wage bill: €37,5m pa

Players in cursive were loaned out last season, players in bold have been absent due to long injury woes. Players with an asterix (*) next to their name have an unconfirmed wage.

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Freelance sports writer specialized in Turkish football and Beşiktaş. Co-host of the Black Eagles podcast. Frequently featured in World Soccer Digest Japan and many other international media outlets. Following Turkish football for close to two decades. Proud father to Aedin.
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