Today, we are starting a series of articles looking back at some of the worst signings from different European leagues. This week, we are focusing our attention on Serie A.
There are significant differences in terms of tactics, tempo and style of play that make the transition from Italy to England particularly difficult.
The list we have come up with names five signings who all had disastrous spells with the clubs they joined in the Premier League for one reason or another.
Press the next page as we count down the five worst players to have signed from Serie A teams.