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LIVERPOOL - JANUARY 25: Alex Nyarko of Everton makes a break forward during the FA Cup Fourth Round match between Everton and Fulham held on January 25, 2004 at Goodison Park, in Liverpool, England. The match ended in a 1-1 draw. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

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Alex Nyarko named the Worst Midfielder in the History of the Premier League

LIVERPOOL - JANUARY 25:  Alex Nyarko of Everton makes a break forward during the FA Cup Fourth Round match between Everton and Fulham held on January 25, 2004 at Goodison Park, in Liverpool, England. The match ended in a 1-1 draw. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Alex costed Everton a whopping £4.5m in 2000, but was a complete flop for four years, spending most of his time on loan back in France.

The former Ghanaian international is now a cult figure as one of the Toffees’ worst ever players due to one hilarious incident.

THIS PICTURE CAN ONLY BE USED WITHIN THE CONTEXT OF AN EDITORIAL FEATURE. NO WEBSITE/INTERNET USE UNLESS SITE IS REGISTERED WITH FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION PREMIER LEAGUE. Everton's Alex Nyarko (left) has his shirt pulled by a fan who ran onto the pitch at the end of the FA Carling Premiership game against Arsenal at Highbury, London.

THIS PICTURE CAN ONLY BE USED WITHIN THE CONTEXT OF AN EDITORIAL FEATURE. NO WEBSITE/INTERNET USE UNLESS SITE IS REGISTERED WITH FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION PREMIER LEAGUE. Everton’s Alex Nyarko (left) has his shirt pulled by a fan who ran onto the pitch at the end of the FA Carling Premiership game against Arsenal at Highbury, London.

During a league game with Arsenal in 2001, a fan ran on the pitch and offered Nyarko his own Everton shirt, signalling how the supporters rated the clueless central midfielder. The Ghanaian, with his emotions shattered, pathetically asked to be substituted and immediately left the club on loan.

The full list of the 25 Worst Midfielders in the History of the Premier League.

25. Sebastien Perez
24. Khalilou Fadiga
23. Milan Jovanovic
22. Albert Luque
21. Kazuyuki Toda
20. Andrejs Stolcers
19. Slavisa Jokanovic
18. Alberto Aquilani
17. Nicolas Medina
16. Mauricio Solis
15. Ousmane Dabo
14. Joey Beauchamp
13. Blessing Kaku
12. Eddie Lewis
11. Paul Okon
10. Hossam Ghaly
9. Christian Bassedas
8. Moustapha Salifou
7. Alberto Mendez
6. Itzik Zohar
5. Milenko Acimovic
4. Jean-Michel Ferri
3. Gabriele Ambrosetti
2. Karim Bagheri
1. Alex Nyarko

Alex Nyarko has been named the Worst Midfielder in the History of the Premier League in a 25-man squad according to a report in UK.

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