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LIST: Muslim Players in The Premier League in 2017

Muslim Football Players in Premier League 2017

Muslim Soccer Players in The Premier League

Muslim Football Players in Premier League? Are you Muslim? Have you ever wanted to know who your fellow Muslims Football Players in English Premier League 2017? Well if you have ever wanted to find out the Muslim Soccer Players in Premier League  worry not because we have prepared a list of Muslim Football Players in Premier League at each and every club in the Premier League including those sent out on loan.

Most Expensive Muslim Player in English Premier League

Muslim Football Players in English Premier League? Who is the Most expensive Muslim player in Premier League? Manchester United and France international Paul Pogba is the most expensive Muslim player in Premier League. Regardless of his religion he is also the most expensive player in the world overall.

The former Juventus player rejoined old club Manchester United for the world record fee of £89 million in the summer transfer window of 2016. The French man has not been on his best form but has been inspirational for the Red devils since coming on board. Paul Labile Pogba, world record £89M

See also: Famous Football Players Who Converted to Islam.

Expensive Muslim Football Players in Premier League 2017

Here is a full top 10 of the most costly Muslim players in Premier League 2017:

    1. Sadio Mane, £35M
    2. Shkodran Mustafi, £35M
    3. Granit Xhaka, £30M
    4. N’Golo Kanté, £30M
    5. Islam Slimani, Leicester City’s club record signing £29M
    6. İlkay Gündoğan, £23M
    7. André Ayew Pelé, £20M
    8. Sofiane Boufal, £16M. Southampton’s club record signing.
    9. Ahmed Musa, £15M. Was Leicester’s record signing this season before the arrival of Slimani.

Wow! World record transfer fee broken! 3 club record signing fees smashed and a whopping £322 million just on the above 10 only.

Full List of Muslim Footballers in Premier League 2017

Muslim Football Players Active in English Premier League 2017? Here is a full list of Muslim Soccer players in Premier League 2017. Enjoy!

Muslim Football Players Arsenal

NamePositionTeamTransfer Status
Mohamed ElnenyMidfieldEgypt
Mesut ÖzilMidfieldGermany
Ismael BennacerMidfieldFrance
Granit XhakaMidfieldSwitzerlandJoined Arsenal from Borussia Mönchengladbach for around £30 million.

Muslim Football Players A.F.C Bournemouth

NamePositionTeamTransfer Status
Lewis GrabbanStrikerEngland

Muslim Football Players Chelsea

NamePositionTeamTransfer Status
Asmir BegovicGoal KeeperBosnia
Kurt ZoumaDefenderFrance
Abdul Rahman BabaDefenderGhanaJoined Schalke on Loan for rest of the season.
Bertrand TraoreDefenderBurkina FasoLoaned out to Ajax.
N’Golo KantéMidfieldFranceTransferred for £30 million from league winning Leicester.

Muslim Football Players Crystal Palace

NamePositionTeamTransfer Status
Bakary SakoMidfieldMali

Muslim Football Players Everton

NamePositionTeamTransfer Status
Arouna KoneStrikerIvorian
Oumar NiasseStrikerSenegal
Muhamed BešićMidfieldBosnia
Shani TarashajMidfieldSwissLoaned out to Eintracht Frankfurt.
Idrissa GueyeMidfieldSenegalMoved from Aston Villa for £7.1 Million.

Muslim Football Players Hull City

NamePositionTeamTransfer Status
Ahmed ElmohamadyMidfieldEgypt
Adama DiomandeStrikerNorwaySigned from Stabaek IF for £2 Million.

Muslim Football Players Leicester City

NamePositionTeamTransfer Status
Yohan BenalouaneDefenderTunisianLoaned out to Fiorentina for the rest of season.
Riyad MahrezMidfieldAlgerian
Gokhan InlerMidfieldSwitzerlandTransferred to Besiktas
Islam SlimaniStrikerAlgeriaLeicester break their transfer record again by signing Slimani from Porto for around £29M
Ahmed MusaStrikerNigeriaLeicester broke their transfer record by signing him from CSKA Moscow for £15 million.

Muslim Football Players Liverpool

NamePositionTeamTransfer Status
Mamadou SakhoDefenderFrance
Emre CanMidfieldGermany
Sadio ManéMidfieldSenegalSigned for £35 Million from Southampton F.C


Manchester City F.C
Bacari SagnaDefenderFrance
Samir NasriMidfieldFranceLoaned out to Sevilla F.C
Yaya TouréMidfieldIvory Coast
İlkay GündoğanMidfieldGermanyFee: £23 Million from Dortmund.
Manchester United
Marouane FellainiMidfieldBelgium
Paul Labile PogbaMidfieldFranceWorld record fee £89 Million from Juventus.
Adama TraoreMidfieldSpainSigned from Aston Villa F.C for around £7M.
Sofiane BoufalMidfieldMorrocoSouthampton’s record-breaking fee, £16M from Lille.
Stoke City F.C
Ibrahim AfellayMidfieldNetherlands
Xherdan ShaqiriMidfieldSwitzerland
Mohamed El OuriachiMidfieldMoroccoLoaned out to Shrewsbury Town.
Ramadan SobhiMidfieldEgyptSigned from Al-Ahly for £4.2 Million.
Mama Biram DioufStrikerSenegalise
Bruno Martins IndiDefenderNetherlandsOn loan from F.C Porto.
Sunderland F.C
Younes KaboulDefenderFranceTransferred to Watford F.C
Wahbi KhazriDefenderTunisia
Lamine KonéDefenderIvory Coast
Papy DjilobodjiDefenderSenegalSigned for £8 Million from Chelsea F.C.
Adnan JanuzajMidfieldAlbaniaOn loan from Manchester United.
Tottenham Hotspur F.C
Moussa SissokoMidfieldFranceSigned from Newcastle for around £30M.
Moussa DembéléStrikerBelgian
Nabil BentalebMidfieldAlgeriaOn loan to Schalke for rest of season.
Watford F.C
Essaïd BelkalemDefenderAlgeriaLoaned out to Trabzonspor.
Abdoulaye DoucouréDefenderFranceLoaned out to Granada CF.
Adlene GuédiouraMidfieldAlgeriaWatford win more games when Adlene plays.
Nordin AmrabatMidfieldMorocco
Valon BehramiMidfieldSwitzerland
Younes KaboulDefenderFranceTransferred from Sunderland for £3.4M
West Bromwich Albion
Nacer ChadliMidfieldBelgiumMoved from Tottenham for around £13 Million.
West Ham United
André Ayew PeléStrikerGhanaMoved from Swansea City F.C for £20 Million.
Cheikhou KouyateMidfiledSenegal
Gökhan TöreMidfieldTurkeyOn loan from Besiktas.
Sofiane FeghouliMidfieldAlgeriaSigned for £13 Million from Valencia CF

Club With The Most Muslim Players in The Premier League 2017

How many muslim football players are there in the Premier League? There are a total number of 58 Muslim players in the Premier League in which 9 are strikers, 34 are midfielders, 14 are defenders ad 1 is a goalkeeper.

Which club has the most Muslim players on their team? Watford is the club with the most Muslim players (6).


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