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National Players in the Starting 11 – 2012/2013 and 2013/20140

nacionalidades_11_inicial In the last seasons has been discussed, in several European leagues, the presence of a continuously decreasing number of national players in clubs' starting 11 and the negative consequences of this fact on national teams performance. Football Industry analyzed the starting 11 of 148 clubs from 8 different leagues in the first 3 matchdays of 2012/2013 and 2013/2014 in order to: 1 - Check the average number of national players in clubs' starting 11; 2 - Analyze the disparity between clubs with higher and lower reputation with regard to their bet on local players; 3-Verify the standard starting 11 of each league (by nationalities); 4-Verify which teams have more and less local players in each league; and 5-Check the field position occupied by the Portuguese players chosen for the starting 11 of the clubs competing in Liga ZON Sagres.Saiba mais