The professional football player Axel Witsel plays currently for FC Zenit St. Petersburg. He is linked to Zenit St Petersburg from 2007 up to 2016 as it is then when Axel Witsel's contract terminates. It is known that Axel Witsel has a salary of €3 million at FC Zenit St. Petersburg. He also has a release clause that amounts to €-.
If we pay attention to the salaries of the players who play today for FC Zenit St. Petersburg, footballers including Hulk and Ansaldi have salaries that are close to the one that Axel Witsel has. Hulk earns €7162000 and Ansaldi earns €2800000 but Axel Witsel makes €3M, as we mentioned before. On the other hand, if we look at the salaries given to the footballers worldwide, Axel Witsel holds a normal salary.
Axel Witsel, who is member of the Belgium national football team, has a salary quite similar to those of Dembele or Fellaini. In fact, other players in the national team such as Vincent Kompany or Eden Hazard have a salary that is at the top of the list.