Manchester United star Bastian Schweinsteiger has agreed a deal with MLS side Chicago Fire.

The German international will sign a one-year deal with the MLS side, thus ending his turbulent time at Old Trafford.

When he first arrived, the German international was a regular in Louis van Gaal’s side but he’s hardly had a look in under Jose Mourinho and as such, he’s moving on to pastures new.

He’ll be paid a reported $4.5m by Chicago for his one season, which immediately makes him one of the biggest earners in the league, but how exactly does that figure stack up to other stars plying their trade in America?

We’ve taken a look at the top ten earners in the MLS:

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