Europe continues to dominate the world of football, with most of the big names in football plying their trade on this continent.
With extraordinary competition in every league, players around the world aim to emulate their idols by establishing themselves in one of the best European clubs. The Premier League and La Liga continue to regularly attract world-class players.
It helps European clubs to have money to spend, compared to African or American clubs. The attraction of playing for Manchester United, Real Madrid and Barcelona is too great, with worldwide fame and high salaries all playing a big part in the decision-making process.
We rank the top 5 European leagues of the last decade.
# 5 Ligue 1