Chicago Fire Soccer Club or simply Chicago Fire is an American professional soccer club that represents the city of Bridgeview, Illinois. The franchise team used to take part in the Major League Soccer or MLS every season where the team was founded on 8th October 1997. They are not the founding member of MLS but started their journey in the competition since 1998. However, the team was named after the Great Chicago Fire of 1871 and now, we are here to present the Chicago Fire players salaries completely.
Chicago Fire Soccer Club which is nicknamed as ‘Men in Red’ which is a respective member of Eastern Conference of Major League Soccer. The franchise team is one of the few teams that won MLS title once and their winning year was 1998 which was their debut season in MLS. The club Chicago Fire also won the US Open Cup three times in 2000, 2003 and 2006 along with once in MLS Supporters Shield in 2003.
However, let’s have a look below where we present the details of the Chicago Fire players salaries considering the current data.
Chicago Fire Players Salaries
|S/N||Player Name||Nation||Current Age (Y)||Position||Base Salary||Compensation|
|13.||Nicolas Del Grecco||Arg||25||DF||–||–|
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Who Are The Chicago Fire Highest Paid Players in 2019?
As stated by the above-listed data, we can find the details of the Chicago Fire players salaries but now, we are going to find out the highest paid players of the team Chicago Fire.
If we look to the above, we can see that German professional football player Bastian Schweinsteiger is the highest paid player of the club in recent time. Schweinsteiger is earning $6,100,000 as his base salary along with the same amount as the guaranteed money.
The German midfielder is a top-rated player in football considering the current time and he played for German national football team and a member of World Cup winning team. He is now passing his last day of football and so, he decided to spend of his last day with the club Chicago Fire.
Schweinsteiger is currently 34 years old and passed his golden times already. he started his professional career in 2001 with Bayern Munich II. In 2002, he got chance to play with the Bayern Munich main team and made 342 appearances with them.
The midfielder scored 45 goals with the Bayern so far. He also played for Manchester United from 2015 to 2017. On 21st March 2017, he was bought by the MLS club Chicago Fire and till now, made 55 appearances with them and scored 7 goals so far.
Hungarian former national team football player Nemanja Nikolic is the 2nd highest paid player in the club. He is a forward and currently 31 years old. He also passed his golden time but now, he is earning $1,700,000 as the base salary along with compensation of $1,906,333.
The forward joined Chicago Fire on 20th December 2016 by making three years contract in exchange for $1.9 million per year. Till now, he played 65 appearances with the club and scored 39 goals so far.
According to the Chicago Fire players salaries in 2019 which we presented to the above, we can see the players salaries with compensation. There are also some players which are earning a very good amount from the club likes Aleksandar Katai who is earning $1,140,000 as the base salary and the guaranteed money of $1,276,333.