Finn Russell and the other highest earning fly-halves in the Premiership revealed - Ruck

Finn Russell and the other highest earning fly-halves in the Premiership revealed

Finn Russell has topped the list of highest-paid fly-halves currently playing in the Gallagher Premiership.

The Scotland international will be the marquee signing for bath ahead of the 2023/24 season.

#5. Marcus Smith (Harlequins) – £420k per season

Smith is an English professional rugby player who currently plays for Harlequins. Born on February 28, 1999, Smith has quickly established himself as one of the brightest talents in English rugby.

Try Celebrations for Marcus Smith of England during the Autumn Nations Match between England and Tonga at Twickenham Stoop on 6 November 2021. Photo: Tom Sandberg/PPAUK

Smith primarily plays as a fly-half and possesses exceptional skills and game awareness. Known for his quick feet, precise kicking, and excellent decision-making, he has proven to be a vital asset to the Harlequins team. His ability to control the game and create scoring opportunities for his teammates has earned him widespread recognition.

At the age of 21, Smith became the second-youngest player in Harlequins’ history to reach 100 appearances, a testament to his talent and dedication to the sport. His impressive performances have also earned him recognition at the international level, representing England in various tournaments.

With a contract worth £420k per season, Marcus Smith continues to make strides in his rugby career, and his contributions to Harlequins and English rugby as a whole are expected to be significant for years to come.

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