Those that left Italy for England and did well.
Italy and England hasn’t always gone hand-in-hand in the footballing world, with current Liverpool flop Mario Balotelli surprisingly the only Italian ever to have won the Premier League title.
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Yet over the years clubs from the English top tier have made some superb purchases from Serie A and here are the seven best.
7. Roberto di Matteo – Lazio to Chelsea, 1996
During a six-year career with the Blues just before Roman Abramovich injected all his millions the Italian won six major trophies with the West Londoners – including two FA Cups – and would later manage them to Champions League glory in 2012.