Foreign players

Premier League Foreign Players by Club & Country 1992-93 to 2016-17

The players must meet both of the following two criteria: 1. Have played at least one Premier League game. Players who were signed by Premier League clubs, but only played in lower league, Domestic Cups and/or European games, or did not play in any competitive games, are not included. 2. Are considered foreign, i.e., outside The United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales). The 2,014 Foreign Premier League players 1992-93 to 2016-17 are listed according to the 47 clubs they played for & 106 countries they have represented.
Statistics correct to 21st May 2017 – Matchday 38

Premier League Foreign Players by Club
Clubs (47)Total

Chelsea Results

Chelsea144

West Ham United Results

West Ham United137

Manchester City Results

Manchester City135

Sunderland Results

Sunderland131

Liverpool Results

Liverpool127

Arsenal Results

Arsenal118

Tottenham Results

Tottenham Hotspur115

New Castle United Football Results

Newcastle United112

Fulham Results

Fulham110

Aston Villa Results

Aston Villa97

Bolton Wanderers Results

Bolton Wanderers96

Everton Results

Everton93

Manchester United Results

Manchester United93

Blackburn Rovers Results

Blackburn Rovers92

Potsmuth Results

Portsmouth79

Middlesborough Results

Middlesbrough78

Southhampton Results

Southampton77

WBA Results

West Bromwich Albion75

Crystal Palace Results

Crystal Palace67

Wigan Results

Wigan Athletic66

Watford Results

Watford60

Birmingham Football Results

Birmingham City54

Derby

Derby County54

Stoke City Results

Stoke City52

Hull City Results

Hull City50

Leicester

Leicester City44

QPR Results

Queens Park Rangers42

Swansea Results

Swansea City40

Norwich City Results

Norwich City39

Charlton

Charlton Athletic38

Clubs in bold = ever-present in League

Premier League Foreign Players by Country

Countries (106)

Total

France Football

France194

Ireland Football

Republic of Ireland175

Netherlands Football

Netherlands120

Spain Football

Spain115

Italy Football

Italy

68

Brazil Football

Brazil64

Argentina Football

Argentina63

Norway Fooball

Norway63

Sweden Football

Sweden60

Denmark Football

Denmark57

Portugal Football

Portugal51

Germany Football

Germany50

Australia Football

Australia49

Belgium Football

Belgium47

Nigeria Football

Nigeria43

Jamaica football

Jamaica41

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United States of America40

Senegal football

Senegal34

Serbia Football

Serbia29

Cameroon Football

Cameroon26

Czech Football

Czech Republic25

Ivory Coast Football

Ivory Coast (Côte d'Ivoire)25

Swaziland Football

Switzerland25

Ghana Fooball

Ghana24

croatia football

Croatia22

Greece Football

Greece21

Uruguay Football

Uruguay19

Iceland football

Iceland17

Finland Football

Finland16

Morocco football

Morocco16

Algeria Football

Algeria15

Poland Football

Poland15

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Slovakia15

Chile Football

Chile14

Israel Football

Israel14

Turkey Football

Turkey14

Colombia Football

Colombia13

South Korea Football

Korea Republic (S Korea)13

Romania Football

Romania13

South Africa Football

South Africa13

Austria Football

Austria12

Democratic_Republic_of_the_Congo

Democratic Republic Congo12

TRINIDAD & TOBAGO Football

Trinidad and Tobago12

Ecuador football

Ecuador11

Mali football

Mali11

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Canada10

Egypt Football

Egypt10

Hungary Football

Hungary10

Bulgaria Football

Bulgaria9

Mexico Football

Mexico9

Russia Football

Russia

8

Japan Football

Japan7

Costa Rica football

Costa Rica6

Honduras Football

Honduras6

New Zealand Football

New Zealand6

Paraguay Fooball

Paraguay6

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China5

Republic of Congo football

Republic of the Congo5

Curaçao Football

Curaçao5

Georgia Football

Georgia5

Latvia football

Latvia5

Slovenia Football

Slovenia5

Tunisia Football

Tunisia5

Ukraine Football

Ukraine5

Bosnia Football

Bosnia and Herzegovina4

Guinea Football

Guinea4

Guyana Football

Guyana4

Macedonia Football

FYR Macedonia4

Montenegro footballl

Montenegro4

Peru football

Peru

4

Saint_Kitts_and_Nevis Football

Saint Kitts and Nevis

4

Antigua_and_Barbuda

Antigua and Barbuda3

Barbados Football

Barbados3

Iran Football

Iran3

Liberia Football

Liberia3

Montserrat Football

Montserrat3

Sierra_Leone Football

Sierra Leone3

Togo Football

Togo3

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Zimbabwe3

Belarus Football

Belarus2

Benin Football

Benin2

Bermuda Football

Bermuda2

Bolivia Football

Bolivia2

Cape Verde Football

Cape Verde2

Cyprus Football

Cyprus2

Estonia Football

Estonia2

Gabon Football

Gabon

2

Grenada Football

Grenada2

Lithuania football

Lithuania2

Venezuela Football

Venezuela2

Zambia Football

Zambia2

Albania Football

Albania

1

Angola football

Angola1

Armenia Football

Armenia1

Burkina Faso Football

Burkina Faso1

Burundi Football

Burundi1

Equatorial Guinea Football

Equatorial Guinea1

Faroe Islands Football

Faroe Islands1

Gambia Football

Gambia1

Gibraltor football

Gibraltar1

Guinea-Bissau Football

Guinea-Bissau1

Kenya Football

Kenya1

kosovo footballl

Kosovo1

Oman Football

Oman1

Pakistan Football

Pakistan1

Seychelles Football

Seychelles1
Total Premier League Foreign Players2014
1992-93 to 2016-17

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