The Argentina international has been given a wage increase after impressing for Jose Mourinho's side in his second season with the capital giants
The former Benfica man, who arrived at the Santiago Bernabeu in the summer of 2010, played a vital role in the team's Liga success last season, and has been rewarded handsomely with a wage increase, taking his income from €2m to €3m per year.
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Di Maria is two years into his five-year contract with Los Blancos, and had been expecting a financial improvement in his deal last summer.
“I am anxiously awaiting a response,” the 24-year-old told Radio La Red on June 17 2011. “They promised me that if things went well, I could increase [my basic wage].”
The Rosario-born winger missed 20 games for the Spanish champions last season with injury, but still managed to contribute seven goals and 14 assists to the campaign.