The Premier League is known as the hardest and most competitive major league in Europe, with at least four teams competing for the title. With that in mind it is no wonder players from abroad want to come and prove themselves in England.
With Pedro competing a £21.1 million move to Chelsea from Barcelona and Nicolas Otamendi securing a £34 million move from Valencia to Manchester City in the summer, both players become only two of many that have decided on the switch from La Liga to the Premier League. Some have been very successful, whilst others (Roberto Soldado) have failed to adapt.
We take a look at 10 superstars who have carved successful careers for themselves in England’s top flight since making the move from Spain.