Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech has claimed that the competitiveness of the Premier League is the reason behind English clubs' success in European competition this season.
For the first time since 1971, England have six clubs in the quarter-finals of major European club competitions, with Tottenham, Manchester United, Manchester City and Liverpool doing so in the Champions League, while Chelsea and the Gunners did likewise in the Europa League.
As quoted by The Telegraph, he said: "
The Premier League is the first league to produce six European quarter-finalists in the same season since La Liga in 2015/16.— Coral (@Coral) March 14, 2019
Atlético, Real, Barcelona; Athletic Club; Sevilla; Villarreal
gbeng Man City, Man United, Spurs, Liverpool; Arsenal, Chelsea
Best league in the world. pic.twitter.com/AmOh1kEGOi
The draw for the @EuropaLeague quarter-final has been made - and we'll face @sscnapoli — Arsenal FC (@Arsenal) March 15, 2019
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