Which players are in the Saudi Pro League?

The Saudi Pro League is making big in-roads into the international player market, leading to some interesting discussions on any number of controversial and non-controversial topics.

Money talks, and it’s been what’s helped Major League Soccer reach out to big names, so it probably shouldn’t be a surprise that the Saudi Pro League has landed Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar, and Karim Benzema.

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But with Ruben Neves now signing in the league and Mohamed Salah being chased by at least one team, the Saudi Pro League has plenty of people wondering about the 18-team operation.

The teams are still heavily Saudi, but here are some of the names who’ve made the move to Saudi Arabia, where Nuno Espirito Santo is a manager and Ronaldo, Jordan Henderson, and Ever Banega serve as club captains.

Notable foreign players in Saudi Pro League

Grzegorz Krychowiak, Abha Club

Roberto Firmino, Al Ahli

Edouard Mendy, Al Ahli

Gabri Veiga, Al Ahli

Merih Demiral, Al Ahli

Franck Kessie, Al Ahli

Allan Saint-Maximin, Al Ahli

Robin Quaison, Al-Ettifaq

Georginio Wijnaldum, Al-Ettifaq

Moussa Dembele, Al-Ettifaq

Jordan Henderson, Al-Ettifaq

Jack Hendry, Al-Ettifaq

Jason Denayer, Al Fateh

Lucas Zelarayan, Al Fateh

Cristian Tello, Al Fateh

Victor Ruiz, Al Fayha

Henry Onyekuru, Al Fayha

Kalidou Koulibaly, Al Hilal

Neymar, Al Hilal

Ruben Neves, Al Hilal

Aleksandar Mitrovic, Al Hilal

Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, Al Hilal

Yassine Bounou, Al Hilal

Malcom, Al Hilal

Jota, Al Ittihad

N’Golo Kante, Al Ittihad

Karim Benzema, Al Ittihad

Fabinho, Al Ittihad

Aymeric Laporte, Al Nassr

Cristiano Ronaldo, Al Nassr

Marcelo Brozovic, Al Nassr

Sadio Mane, Al Nassr

Talisca, Al Nassr

Alex Telles, Al Nassr

Seko Fofana, Al Nassr

Alex Collado, Al Okhdood

Juanmi, Al Riyadh

Ever Banega, Al Shabab

Yannick Carrasco, Al Shabab

Habib Diallo, Al Shabab

Musa Barrow, Al Taawoun

Alvaro Medran, Al Taawoun

Collins Fai, Al Tai

Munir Mohamedi, Al Wehda

Odion Ighalo, Al Wehda

Adam Mager, Damac

Georges-Kevin Nkoudou, Damac


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