It’s no secret – Saudi Arabia are intent on becoming a force to be reckoned with in the world of football. They’re not a threat to the Premier League yet – but they clearly have the finances to lure players away from England’s top division.
Today, we’ll be looking at three of the most expensive transfer deals from the Premier League to the Saudi Pro League in the ongoing summer transfer window.
As such, we won’t be including any players who have moved outside of the current transfer window – additionally, the players will be raked based on the transfer fees received.
With players such as Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, N’Golo Kante and Karim Benzema set to join the Saudi Pro League at the start of next season, who knows how many more could follow?