Saudi Premier League:5 Most Expensive Football Players Bought By The Saudi Clubs

We all are aware of the football craze across the globe. It is one such sport that is loved by most people irrespective of their country. 

Grabbing a couple of drinks and snacks, and enjoying a football match is the ideal way to relax for most of the fans. 

Talking about football, the Saudi Pro League is in the limelight as it is one of the richest football leagues. These clubs have also signed top class talented players from Europe and across the globe to raise the standards and the hype of the game. 

Al Hilal, the SPL record champions, have said to invest the most during the summer transfer window. 

Here are the 5 most expensive footballers bought by Saudi clubs

Neymar Jr

This is one of the most expensive signing in the history of SPL as Al Hilal bought Neymar Jr from PSG for a whopping amount of €90m with add ons. Since 2017, Neymar has represented PSG in 173 matches with 118 goals. 


Reportedly, Al- Nassr has bought Otavio from Porto for €60m. Otavio will be playing with Cristiano Ronaldo and Sadio Mane. 

Before coming to Saudi, Otavio has played 283 matches for Porto and netted 31 goals. 


Malcom has joined Al Hilal for €60m and has netted 42 goals in 109 matches for Zenit till now. He has revived his career after a disappointing performance at Barcelona. 

Malcom became the top scorer at the Russian Premier League last season. 

Ruben Neves

Al Hilal has added another talented player to their team. Ruben Neves has joined the club for €55m. Being a former Wolves midfielder, Ruben was wanted by many but he chose to make a move in  Saudi. Ruben has represented the wolves in 235 matches. 

Aleksandar Mitrovic

Al Hilal has done some major expenses by bringing in a lot of talented players from across Europe. Aleksandar Mitrovic has joined Al Hilal for €50m. He is Serbia’s highest international goal scorer who has netted 52 goals in 81 matches. 

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