French International, Thierry Henry took the Premier League by storm in the 2000’s while he was playing for Arsenal football club.
The 44 year-old was with the Gunners for eight years from 1999 to 2007 and during his time at the club, he won two Premier League titles alongside scoring 228 goals and registering 106 assists in 376 games.
He’s undoubtedly one of the best foreign footballers to play in the Premier League as he emerged as the top scorer of the competition on four different occasions.
He was also inducted in the Premier League Hall of Fame in 2021 in remembrance for his spectacular career in the English league.
Ivorian International, Didier Drogba is another foreign player who succeeded exceedingly in the Premier League. The 44 year-old won four Premier League titles and a Champions League trophy with the Blues as he also bagged 164 goals and 87 assists with the London side.
Well, below is an XI of the best foreign players in the Premier League history ;
Forwards: Thierry Henry and Didier Drogba.
Midfielders: Dennis Bergkamp, Cristiano Ronaldo, Eden Hazard, Patrice Vieira and Kevin De Bruyne.
Defenders: Virgil Van Dijk, Nemanja Matic and Desailly.