Football is the national game of England and it is the most watched sports in the world. As a matter of fact football was invented in England. So playing for English premier league is natural phenomena for any player in the world, who would not like to be the part of the most historic teams of the league?
Plus its England we are talking about no appreciates the game more than the Englishmen. There are other leagues with better star power but English premier league remains to be the top notch league in the world.
Names like Lional Messi and Cristiana Renaldo are not the part of English premier league. The English Premier League offers teams like Manchester United, Chelsea, Livepool, Arsenal and others with players like Alexis Sanchez, Eden hazard, Diego Costa etc but two of the most enigmatic stars of this sport in the world today are the players of Spanish league.
The total number of international players in the top 10 teams in all the leagues with the most strength in dept has to be offered by the English premier league. Plus the excitement and wealth that English Premier League brings to the table is more than enough to overcome the la-liga or bundesliga. According to the BBC the following wages are earned in the EPL:
PREMIERSHIP WAGES BY AGE: 17-18: £24,500 19-20: £95,000 21-22: £390,000 23-24: £582,500 25-26: £653,000 27-28:£899,500 29-30: £806,000 31-32: £586,000 33+: 660,500
How do we know that the English premier league has to offer more star power then the other leagues? In Euro 2012 the EPL supplied 74 players, almost 20% of the total number, whilst the Bundesliga came second with 48 players, La Liga 32 and Serie A 31. A game of EPL entertains a total of 12.3 million people in 200 countries almost .which is way more than the number of viewers combines from all the other leagues of the world.
The thrill that English premier league has to offer is beyond comparison, top 5 league teams from Europe with at least 4 having the chance to win the premier league. But there are players like Rooney and John Terry who play the English premier league for the glory and prestige.
Extending your resume with the experience of English premier league is an honor in its self plus who wouldn’t like to be famous in every corner of the world? No wonder why the English premier league is the king of the mountain.
By Asim Malik