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Muslim Players In The Premier League 2016-17

 

A total of 49 Muslim players are in the Premier league, a whooping £276M has been spent so far in this summer’s transfer window bringing in just Muslim players.

There’s also been a world record transfer fee for a Muslim player (Paul Pogba joins Manchester United for world-record £89m).

Name Position Team Transfer Status
 

A.F.C Bournemouth

Lewis Grabban Striker England  –
 

Arsenal

Mohamed Elneny Midfield Egypt  –
Mesut Özil Midfield Germany  –
Ismael Bennacer Midfield France  –
Granit Xhaka Midfield Switzerland Joined Arsenal from Borussia Mönchengladbach for around £30 million.
 

Chelsea F.C

Asmir Begovic Goal Keeper Bosnia  –
Kurt Zouma Defender France  –
Abdul Rahman Baba Defender Ghana Joined Schalke on Loan for rest of the season.
Bertrand Traore Defender Burkina Faso Loaned out to Ajax.
N’Golo Kanté Midfield France Transferred for £30 million from league winning Leicester.
 

Crystal Palace F.C

Bakary Sako Midfield Mali  –
 

Everton F.C

Arouna Kone Striker Ivorian  –
Oumar Niasse Striker Senegal  –
Muhamed Bešić Midfield Bosnia  –
Shani Tarashaj Midfield Swiss  –
Idrissa Gueye Midfield Senegal Moved from Aston Villa for £7.1 Million.
 

Hull City

Ahmed Elmohamady Midfield Egypt  –
Adama Diomande Striker Norway Signed from Stabaek IF for £2 Million.
 

Leicester City F.C

Yohan Benalouane Defender Tunisian Loaned out to Fiorentina for the rest of season.
Riyad Mahrez Midfield Algerian  –
Gokhan Inler Midfield Switzerland  –
Ahmed Musa Striker Nigeria Leicester broke their transfer record by signing him from CSKA Moscow for £15 million.
 

Liverpool F.C

Mamadou Sakho Defender France  –
Emre Can Midfield Germany  –
Sadio Mané Midfield Senegal Signed for £35 Million from Southampton F.C
 

Manchester City F.C

Bacari Sagna Defender France  –
Samir Nasri Midfield France  –
Yaya Touré Midfield Ivory Coast  –
İlkay Gündoğan Midfield Germany Fee: £23 Million from Dortmund.
 

Manchester United

Marouane Fellaini Midfield Belgium  –
Paul Labile Pogba Midfield France World record fee £89 Million from Juventus.
 

Stoke City F.C

Ibrahim Afellay Midfield Netherlands  –
Xherdan Shaqiri Midfield Switzerland  –
Mohamed El Ouriachi Midfield Morocco Loaned out to Shrewsbury Town.
Ramadan Sobhi Midfield Egypt Signed from Al-Ahly for £4.2 Million.
Mama Biram Diouf Striker Senegalise  –
 

Sunderland F.C

Younes Kaboul Defender France Transferred to Watford F.C
Wahbi Khazri Defender Tunisia  –
Lamine Koné Defender Ivory Coast  –
Papy Djilobodji Defender Senegal Signed for £8 Million from Chelsea F.C.
Adnan Januzaj Midfield Albania On loan from Manchester United.
 

Tottenham Hotspur F.C

Moussa Dembélé Striker Belgian  –
Nabil Bentaleb Midfield Algeria  –
 

Watford F.C

Essaïd Belkalem Defender Algeria Loaned out to Trabzonspor.
Abdoulaye Doucouré Defender France Loaned out to Granada CF.
Adlene Guédioura Midfield Algeria Watford win more games when Adlene plays.
Nordin Amrabat Midfield Morocco  –
Valon Behrami Midfield Switzerland  –
Younes Kaboul Defender France Transferred from Sunderland for £3.4M
 

West Ham United

André Ayew Pelé Striker Ghana Moved from Swansea City F.C for £20 Million.
Cheikhou Kouyate Midfiled Senegal  –
Gökhan Töre Midfield Turkey On loan from Besiktas.
Sofiane Feghouli Midfield Algeria Signed for £13 Million from Valencia CF.

 

Courtesy of : topislamic.com