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Raheem Sterling’s new contract will make him the highest paid player in the Premier League

Man City want to reward the England ace after his amazing form this season

It’s amazing what a few last-minute winners can do.

Man City are set to make Raheem Sterling the Premier League’s top-paid player.

The league leaders want to reward the England international for his match-winning form this season with a weekly wage of approximately £300,000-a-week.

Raheem Sterling has been in excellent form for Man City this season

Sterling has scored two 96th minute winners this season

According to the Sun, Sterling is likely to leapfrog Man United’s Paul Pogba, who is on £290,000 a per week, to become the best paid player in the league.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic was on more before his injury meant new terms with a fresh deal for this season.

Sterling has two full seasons left on his current deal and City want his future tied to the club.

A new contract was likely at the end of the current campaign but City will accelerate talks as Sterling has made amazing progress under Guardiola.

Pep Guardiola and Co want to sign Raheem Sterling to a long term contract

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Sterling has improved considerably under Guardiola

The 22-year-old’s last-gasp winner against Southampton in midweek was his 13th goal of the campaign, beating last season’s total already.

Sterling was reported to be on £180,000 a week when he arrived from Liverpool in July 2015.

Your round, Raheem…

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