This has been one of the hottest debate in among football fans and pundits. Several criterion and standard has been used to judge which is the best football league.
But 2 events which happened in the last 4 days has gone on to prove that the English Premier League is the best and even most competitive league.
What are these events?
1. The take over of Newcastle United: on the 7th of October, the English Premier league confirmed the takeover of Newcastle United by a Saudi led Consortium. The news has generated both positive and negative reaction but one thing is sure, it was shown how attractive the English Premier league is at the moment. With this, the EPL will soon be having 7 great clubs namely: Manchester United, Manchester City, Liverpool FC, Chelsea FC, Tottenham Hotspur, Arsenal FC and indeed, Newcastle United competing seriously for the English Premier league trophy and also for UEFA Champions league slot. Unlike in other leagues where 2 or 3 clubs have continually contested for their league trophy.
2. The Ballon D'or Nominees: the nominees for the 2021 Ballon D'or award was disclosed yesterday, 8th of October 2021. According to the names of the shortlisted players, Manchester City has 5 players, Chelsea FC also has 5 players, Manchester United has 2 players, Liverpool FC has 1 player while Tottenham Hotspur has a single player also. So it means that 5 Premier league clubs had their players represented and also 14 players out of the 30 players on the shortlisted players plays for English Premier league clubs. The closest league on the list is the Spanish league which had 5 players from 4 clubs followed by Seria A with 5 players from 3 clubs, French league with 4 players from one club comes next, while the German Bundesliga produced 2 players from 2 clubs. This is just a proof of the quality of game been displayed in the English Premier league which makes it the best.
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