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Our list of the first player from various countries to play in England...








Country Player Details
Sweden Hans Jeppson Striker Jeppson moved to Charlton Athletic from Djurgardens in 1951 and scored an impressive 9 goals in 11 appearances for the Addicks. He then transferred to Atalanta in Italy before moving on to Napoli for a then world record fee of £51,000, earning him the nickname 'the Bank of Naples' (o' Banco e'Napule).