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Njabulo Blom is a superb holding midfielder and still only 22. Image: Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

Kaizer Chiefs star Njabulo Blom: Salary, market value and wage demands REVEALED!

Kaizer Chiefs are in a sticky situation regarding star midfielder Njabulo Blom. How much is the 22-year-old earning?

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Njabulo Blom is a superb holding midfielder and still only 22. Image: Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

Brace yourself, Kaizer Chiefs fans, because Njabulo Blom is going to be in the news a lot. We might even hazard a guess that this is going to become a soap opera.

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The talented 22-year-old midfielder is stalling on a new contract with the club and Amakhosi could lose their prized asses for free. The major sticking point, at this stage, is Blom’s wage demands.

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Kaizer Chiefs star Blom unhappy with current pay packet

According to transfermarkt, Blom’s current market value is €625k, which equates to approximately R11,1 Million. The problem for Chiefs is that his current deal expires on June 30th, 2023. If they cannot agree to terms on a new contract, there’s a very real possibility that he could walk away from the club for nothing.

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Right now, it’s believed that Blom is earning R50,000 per month, meaning that he isn’t among the top earners at the club and it’s not even close. The likes of Itumeleng Khune, Keagan Dolly and Khama Billiat are all earning salaries that eclipse Blom’s by a huge margin. It’s believed that club captain Khune is earning around NINE times what Blom is earning. Blom is rumoured to be keen on being among the club’s highest earners with his next deal.

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Njabulo Blom is a superb holding midfielder and still only 22. Does his future lie away from Kaizer Chiefs though? Image: Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

Why is Blom earning so little at Chiefs, aside from the fact that he’s still a relative newcomer to the scene? perhaps he’s a victim of his own versatility ans hasn’t nailed down a specialist position yet? We’ll bring you the latest developments on Blom’s future as and when they happen. Until then, Keep up on some daily World Cup trivia via football stats nerd foodball_za.


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