HC Salavat Yulaev forward hit Top 5 highest paid KHL hockey players
UFA, 17 October 2019. /Bashinform News Agency/ translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.
The forward of the Salavat Yulaev hockey club Linus Omark hit the "top five" of the highest-paid players in the KHL. Excluding bonuses, the Swedish forward has a contract for 120 million rubles this season, Sport-Express reports.
Also, the rating included two more foreign players of the Salavat Yulaev. Danish defender Philip Larsen for the current season will earn 80 million rubles without bonus, and the Finnish goalkeeper of Ufa Juha Metsola — 70 million.
Sergei Mozyakin, an old-timer of Magnitogorsk Metallurg, was recognized as the most expensive league hockey player, will earn at least 180 million rubles this year. The second place went to the Avtomobilist forward Nigel Daws (150 million rubles), the third to Kazan star Danis Zaripov (130 million rubles).