Steyn was in top 5 earners

2014-06-12 00:00

SPORT agents said Frans Steyn would have earned between R8 million and R9 million while contracted to play for the French club Racing Metro. This would have placed him in the top five best paid players in the world.

1) Jonny Wilkinson (Toulon) R9,7 million a year.

2) Jonathan Sexton (Racing Metro) R9 million a year.

3) Bryan Habana (Toulon) R8,7 million a year.

4) Morgan Parra (Clermont Auvergne) R8 million a year.

5) Theirry Dusautoir (Toulouse) R7,5 million a year.

6) Dimitri Szarzewski (Racing Metro) R7,1 million a year.

7) Carl Hayman (Toulon) R7,1 million a year.

8) Bakkies Botha (Toulon) R7,1 million a year.

9) Jamie Roberts (Racing Metro) R6,9 million a year.

10) Matt Giteau (Toulon) R6,9 million a year.

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