In this post will take a look at five players who are currently having an amazing time in the English Premier League after playing in the Italian Serie A football league.
Here is a list of Five Serie A Football Stars Who Have Thrived in The English Premier League.
ALISSON BECKER. (ROMA TO LIVERPOOL)
Alisson officially completed his transfer to Italian Serie A side, Roma, in July 2016, then on 19 July 2018, Liverpool confirmed the signing of Alisson for a fee of £66.8 million (€72.5 million), making him the most expensive goalkeeper of all time. Alisson has thrived since his arrival to the English Premier League.
CRISTIAN ROMERO (ATALANTA TO TOTTENHAM)
Cristian Romero is another amazing player who has thrived in the English Premier League after joining from a Serie A club. On 5 September 2020, Romero joined Atalanta on loan until 30 June 2022 with an option to buy. He was elected the best defender of the 2020–21 Serie A season. On 6 August 2021, Juventus announced that Atalanta had activated the option to sign Romero for €16 million. Later that day, Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur announced his signing from Atalanta on an initial season-long loan with an option to make the deal permanent.
MOHAMMED SALAH (AS ROMA TO LIVERPOOL)
On 22 June 2017, Salah agreed a transfer to Liverpool from AS Roma. He signed a long-term contract with the Reds for an initial £36.5m fee that could rise to £43m. Salah has thrived since his return to the English Premier League.
JORGINHO (NAPOLI TO CHELSEA)
Jorge Luiz Frello Filho also known as Jorginho is another amazing player who has thrived in the English Premier League after joining from a Serie A club. On 14 July 2018, Jorginho signed for English team Chelsea on a five-year contract from Napoli, on the same day as Sarri was hired at the club. He joined for a transfer fee of £50m with £7m in potential add-ons and was assigned the number 5 shirt.
THIAGO SILVA (AC MILAN TO CHELSEA)
On 28 August 2020, Thiago Silva joined Premier League club Chelsea on a one-year deal with an option for a second. The Brazilian international had an amazing time at AC Milan before joining Paris Saint-Germain in France. Silva has thrived since his return to the English Premier League.