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?

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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