Thread: GDT: Spain vs Netherlands
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07-11-2010, 04:55 PM
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Originally Posted by HomaridII View Post
Just my opinion:

1) English Premier League - Look at the top 4 finishes of the Champions League the past 5 years and you'll see how dominant the top 4-5 teams in the EPL are. Top to bottom the quality of the league is outstanding. I am very confident a mid table team in the EPL could finish top 5 in The Spanish League for example.
Which begs the question: Why does the English national side perform so poorly? How good would the EPL be with no imports?

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Originally Posted by HomaridII View Post
EPL is the toughest league in the world. A lot of world class players like Forlan have tried and miserably failed in the EPL. It is a fast paced game where the refs don't call every little foul. The other leagues might have better teams at the top now (Barcelona - Real Madrid - Inter Milan - Bayer Munich, etc..) but top to bottom, I would take the EPL over the other leagues.
That appears to be a problem when international play comes a knockin'.

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