The Chase in chaos as Richard Osman ‘leaks’ Bradley Walsh’s huge six-figure salary

THE Chase in chaos after Richard Osman "leaked" Bradley Walsh’s huge six-figure salary on social media.

The 51-year-old – who recently quit his role on Pointless after 13 years – made reference to the TV presenter's paycheck in a tweet about Manchester City's new signing Erling Haaland.



Payments to the agents and a signing-on fee for the Norwegian player, 21, are believed to come to around £34m, meaning he is likely to be on a similar deal to Kevin De Bruyne, who is believed to bank around £375,000 a week.

The news has got football fans talking, including Richard, who took to Twitter to share his opinion.

However, he couldn't help but mention the host of his former rival show in the tweet.

Richard said: "£375,000 a week. Wow. Haaland is on, what we call in the business 'Bradley Walsh money'."

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Richard's post certainly ruffled a few feathers as one Bradley's co-stars replied.

Mark Labbett AKA The Beast jokingly said: "If you are trying to stir things up in Chase land, you have succeeded :)."

Although it is not known how The Chase stars earn, it is safe to say that they receive a hefty amount of cash for their appearance on the ITV show.

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Chaser Mark is estimated to have a networth of £1.4m, while his co-star Shaun Wallace (The Destroyer) is worth £5m.

Anne Hegerty has a worth of £2.8m, Jenny Ryan's net worth is £2.8m and Paul Sinha is worth £1m.

Bradley is also one of the richest stars on telly.

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Last year the Mail reported that he is one of the highest earners on daytime TV.

Bradley's estimated net worth is £20m and he is said to have £12.5m worth of assets.


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