All Muslim Players In The Premier League In 2022

The Premier League will remain a force in elite league soccer for centuries and will only get better. The league has been attracting a lot of players, sponsors, fans, and potential club owners from all over the world. it is also one league where players of various religions ply their trade.

Who are the Muslim players in the Premier League? This is one question that needs a valid answer, and funny enough, there are many of them. 

A significant number of Muslim players are in the Premier League and they’ve been carving niches for themselves as some of the best in the game over the years. The likes of Mo Salah. Raheem Sterling, amongst others, are proof.

The 2021/22 Premier League season has ended and we are looking forward to the 2022/23 Premier League season. Some clubs have been relegated and others have been promoted to replace them.

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This means that we may see an increase or a decrease in the number of Muslim players in the Premier League teams. As player transfers are ongoing, we will see some Muslim players leave or arrive. Meanwhile, we’ve seen two big departures thus far.

Two big Muslim players that have left the Premier League thus far are Sadio Mane who left Liverpool for Bayern Munich and Antonio Rudiger who left Chelsea for Real Madrid. 

In this article, we will provide you with the list of Muslim players in the Premier League in 2022 and ahead of the 2022/23 season.

Top Muslim Players In The Premier League 2022

  • Mohamed Salah, £100M
  • Raheem Sterling, £85M
  • N’Golo Kanté, £50M
  • Riyad Mahrez, £40M
  • Thomas Partey, £40M
  • Ilkay Gundogan, £35M
  • Hakim Ziyech, £32M
  • Kalidou Koulibaly

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These are arguably the most valuable and biggest Muslim players in the Premier League presently. Find a list of Muslim players in Premier League teams below.

List Of Muslim Players In The Premier League 2022

Arsenal FC

  • Mohamed Elneny – Egypt
  • Thomas Partey – Ghana
  • Nicholas Pepe – Ivory Coast
  • Granit Xhaka – Switzerland

Aston Villa

  • Bertrand Traore – Burkina Faso
  • Boubacar Kamara – France


  • Saman Ghoddos – Iran

Brighton and Hove Albion

  • Tariq Lamptey – England/Ghana

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Chelsea FC

  • Hakim Ziyech – Algeria
  • N’Golo Kante – France
  • Malang Sarr – France
  • Raheem Sterling – England
  • Kalidou Koulibaly – Senegal

Crystal Palace

  • Cheikhou Kouyate – Senegal
  • Jordan Ayew – Ghana
  • Cheick Doucoure – Mali


  • Asmir Begovic – Bosnia
  • Cenk Tosun – Turkey
  • Anwar El Ghazi – Netherlands
  • Abdoulaye Doucoure – Mali

Leicester City

  • Caglar Soyuncu – Turkey
  • Wesley Fofana – France
  • Boubakary Soumare – France
  • Jakupovic – Switzerland
  • Nampalys Mendy – Senegal
  • Hamza Choudhury – England

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Liverpool FC

  • Mohamed Salah – Egypt
  • Naby Keita – Senegal
  • Ibrahima Konate – France

Manchester City

  • Riyad Mahrez – Algeria
  • İlkay Gündoğan – Germany
  • Benjamin Mendy – France

Manchester United

  • Luke Shaw – England
  • Amad Diallo – Ivory Coast

Nottingham Forest

  • Moussa Niakhate – France


  • Mohamed Elyounoussi – Norway
  • Yan Valery – France
  • Moussa Djenepo – Mali
  • Ibrahima Diallo – France
  • Mohammed Salisu – Ghana

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West Ham 

  • Saïd Benrahma – Algeria
  • Nayef Aguerd – Morocco
  • Kurt Zouma – France
  • Issa Diop – France

Wolverhampton Wanderers

  • Romain Saiss – Morocco
  • Rayan Ait Nouri – Algeria

Premier League Club With Highest Number Of Muslim Players 2022

The Premier League club with the highest number of Premier League clubs in 2022 is Leicester City with 6 to their name. 


It is obvious that there will be changes in this list even before the start of the 2022/23 season and also by the end as there will be ins and outs during the summer and winter transfer windows.

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For instance, we pointed out the departures of Sadio Mane and Antonio Rudiger from the Premier League thus far. We look forward to the changes and updates that will be made to the list as the season commences and progresses. 

Regardless, the aforementioned players are the Muslim players in the Premier League in 2022.