Top 10 Football (Soccer) Leagues of 2015-2016

Hello Guys! Today we review the top footy/soccer leagues across the globe.

The Top Ten

1 Premier League

The most dramatic and most unpredictable league of all it is hard to predict a perfect result as you never know what teams will finish where. I mean la liga is great but Barcelona or real madrid usually dominate it with like 95 points but the premier league is unpredictable. Who would have thought leicester city a team who finished 14th with 41 points would be top with 60 the following season and Chelsea the champions to be struggling. The premier league is so incredible and definitely the most exciting of all la liga have better teams but the premier league wins as it is more exciting.

Best league with the best atmosphere no doubt on that. All clubs play with the fighting spirit. Very exciting game.

Remove the word soccer from the title immediately

Man city, liverpool, man utd, chelsea, arsenal or spurs can win the league whereas in spain its barca then real all the time, its boring

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2 La Liga

Has arguably the 2 best Clubs in World. Real Madrid and Barcelona. Expect some amazing stuff from this lot, they pack players such as Messi, Ronaldo, Neymar, Iniesta, Xavi, Bale, Modric, Suarez and so many more! So The next thing is... Messi or Ronaldo?

"Top" is such a subjective and personal world, so without defining it, this is an exercise in fun. I see La Liga having more teams dominate international competition than any other league over the last decade. This is a fact, given all multi-league tournaments. I like the comments people make about EPL being "dynamic" and "you never know what will happen", but to me that does not show "TOP" alone. And La Liga has plenty of that if you look at its history. Perhaps dynamicism could even be a sign of a crumbling infrastructure, mismanagement or overmanagement, or a sign of the way that money works within the system (extreme example: American NFL franchise and budget restrictions). Perhaps not.

La Liga has plenty of "Cinderella Stories" where a town of 27k, Eibar, can make it to the big leagues and take on the world's powerhouses. Getafe goes from Division 7 to the top division in 20 years, and some teams recruit ONLY from their ...more

Barcelona is the best club in the world because they have the best trio in the world Messi, Neymar and Suarez. Messi has the dribbling, Neymar has the skills, and Suarez has the shooting.

The best

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3 Indian Super League (ISL)

This league is coming up fast, with Zico managing one of the clubs. It is a real positive sign for the growth of soccer in the second most populous country on the map, India.

The league is in it's second season and the quality of football has increased tremendously over the previous season... With a combined ISL and I-League in the offing in 2-3 years timeline... This league is sure to make some heads turn in the coming years... if not the best in the world but one of the best in Asia for sure...

High average viewers, though it started a year back
It stands in case of T.V. viewers and average match turnout showing, this is the fourth football league in the world

blasters

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4 Bundesliga

Like La Liga BBVA, they arguably have the best Club in the World, Bayern Munich. This league is top class, it feature superstars such as Robben, Ribery, Reus, Muller and most definitely the best Keeper in the world. Neuer.

Why this league placed at number 10? Come on, it should be placed at least number 3. There is no doubt that Indian Premier League is one of the best league in the world but it is not as great as other leagues at Europe. Bundesliga is the best!

This league is more exciting than the Premier League and La Liga. More goals, more excitement and has the best fans.

Lewandowski

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5 Serie A

Serie A will always be Serie A. Sure they suffered a decline but players are starting to return. I would love to see Christiano playing in Serie A he would be a 20-25 goals per season, and paying for each one of them.

With Juventus in top form and great teams like Inter, Napoli, AC and Roma. This league will Blow your mind!

It must be a second best league of the world

The best liegue cose juve

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6 Süper Lig

Great league good players. The fans and support is fantastic pasion is football

It should be in top 5 leagues

So much hidden talent...

Great Clubs, passionate fans, new stadiums, world class players!

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7 Primeira Liga

This league is one of the best when it comes to Competition. They bring Benfica, Porto, Sporting and a whole lot more! This league has some slick skillers like Quaresma and Nani, and player like Ronaldo where born into this league.

Benfica rocks

Exciting and very technical football, with enough drama between Benfica, Porto, Sporting and even Braga to keep you entertained all season. Traditionally a launching station for some biggest football players in European football: Ronaldo, Figo, Deco, Pepe, Futre, Falcao, Rui Costa, James Rodriguez, Paulo Sousa, Eusebio...

Goodyear leagues

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8 Ligue 1

With teams like PSG who never fail to Impress and money happy teams like Monaco and PSG once more, who won't enjoy it? Look out for the Zlatan!

I wish I can see league 1 in top 3

Hail Zlatan

9 Russian Football Premier League

Great league and fun to watch, lots of unrecognized stars only downside would be some racism

Russia does not have good clubs it shouldn't be in 7th place

UEFA rating speaks for itself.

How the Indian League is 2 and the RFPL is 7th is a wonder. Cheers to Zenit, CSKA, Spartak, Krasnodar, Lokomotive and Dinamo!

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10 Liga MX

One of the best leagues I have seen with great players and great team that have done the impossible. Like the chivas vs Barcelona game everyone thought that a Mexican team had no chance vs a Spanish league team and the result was chivas 4 vs Barcelona 1. Also some great players have gone out of teams like chivas for example "Chicharito" Hernandez which played in some of the most prestige teams, there is also Andres guardado, angel vela, etc players that have bin making a change in Europe. Let's not forget the biggest rivalry of this league that is CHIVAS vs AMERICA I rather watch this classic of than the Spanish classico.

This league is really one of the greatest in the world. It might not have the best players in the world or anything, but the quality of football you see here is amazing. Watching club America play is like watching Barcelona or Real Madrid play.

One of the best leagues in the world. It has so many great players and has very high audience, many of the games are played with intensity. The quality of these players, plays, and goals will really make you want to tune in every single weekend

For me is the best league because
All the teams are really close and any team can be a champion is not like europe always the
Same teams are champions especially in spain

Spain, real madrid, barcelona maybe atletico

England,manchester united, city, Chelsea, arsenal, Liverpool maybe tothenham

Italy, inter, milan, juventus maybe. roma,napoly

Holland psv, ajax maybe az almaark

Germany b. Munchen, b levercuzen, stutgrat
Borucia dormou

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The Contenders

11 Absa Premiership

It is simply one of the best leagues, which show cases true entertainment for the football lovers! It should be in the top 7 at the every least.

There are like no good African world class players also barely anyone watches it at all

Best league in africa. Surely we should also be in the top ten in the world

I think it should be top 10 in the world

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12 American Premier League

Who in the world calls Major League Soccer by the name "American Premier League"?

Gaining for sure, kaka, Gerard, a.cole, de Jong although older still effective players. I don't think this league gets enough respect, not quite in the top ten but definitely very close 11 spot for sure.

The Top League in the US soccer has a long way to go to win the hearts of the American people but it is gaining traction. With new clubs entering the mix, clubs bringing in international stars, and the US becoming more and more competitive each year in international play the MLS will get there it's just a matter of time.

MLS please. It is hard enough for this league to get attention.

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13 UEFA Champions League

This is the best tournament. Not league.

Idiot put this up here, just cause it says league in the title doesn't mean it's a league it's a tournament

Ucl is not a league it is more important because all team play this league

Real madrid is the best 12 times winner or these league the most time winner

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14 Brazilian League

Brazil has the most disputed league, with at least 6 to 8 teams with high potential to win the league at the beginning of the season.

Go Brazil they should be in top10

Liga the zuera

They have mamere jr

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15 Persian Gulf Pro League

Best league with great attendance

One of the best league in Asia similar to Italian league there are more than 5 clubs fight for league title until last day of league and with exciting derby between estighlal vs perspolis they have most number of fans in Asia and even sepahan the most successful club in Iran

What a great and dramatic league

Persepolis have about 40 000 000 fans in Iran! and about 70 000 000 fans all over the world!

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16 A-League (Australia)

Great league! Go City!

Beautiful country, beautiful league...

Good league go phoenix

I am from Bangladesh. It is my favorite leauge

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17 Eredivisie

Just the best

Best league

Top!

With Players like Jasper Cillessen here, and teams like Ajax, PSV, and Feyanoord. Its right up there!

18 Scottish Professional Football League

Best rivalry in the world (Old Firm) as well as 5 other rivalries which make it in to the FIFA top 50 footballing derbies: Edinburgh Derby (Hearts V Hibs), Dundee Derby (Dundee V Dundee Utd), New Firm (Aberdeen v Dundee Utd), Rangers V Aberdeen, Highland Derby (Ross County V Inverness)

I thinkthey have quality players (only the top 2 teams

19 Saudi Professional League

Most people in Saudi are younger than 30 and most of them admire football. And the government is taking such a huge support to the football league and the national team. I think Saudi is moving fast now to be one of the best in soccer. They have great talented players who really know how to kick a ball. I think we will see some players playing in the best leagues in Europe next years. They are going to be in the World Cup next year!

One of the best leagues in Asia. Great stadiums, great fans specially for top teams in the league, also the performance is great spesficlly for those popular teams in Saudi Arabia such al hilal, Al Nasser, Al ittihad and Al Hali! Worth watch

20 Ukrainian Premier League

Lol definitely above the ISL

It has Shakhtar Donetsk and Dynamo Kiev. Legends where born in this League. Willian, Fernadinho. Make sure to keep an eye out for Shakhtar Donetsk, they Bring top players like Srna, Bernard, Costa, Taison, Teixeira Pyatov and lots more!

21 Football League Championship

2nd Tier England still belongs in the top 20 somewhere

One of the most unpredictable leagues in the world, and one of the hardest to get out of.

22 Jupiler Pro League (Belgium)

A contender for one of the top leagues in europe, it should make the top ten

23 Iran Premier League (IPL)

This league must be in top 10 list... Great quality football is shown in this league...

One of the best Leagues in Asia, With the 2 most popular clubs in Asia (Esteghlal & Perspolis)

TRACTOR TABRIZ is the best team in Iranian league with its passionate supporters. Really great team, long live TRACTOR

24 Champion League

It is not a league and it doesn't have teams only the teams who win their respective leagues and a few other leagues get the top 4 3 and 2 teams into it

Champions League has great soccer teams like Barcelona and P.S.G and P. S. V

25 Nigeria Premier League

It has one of the best youth systems in the world cause who just won the U17 world cup in 2015 and 2013 and winning it the most times

26 Belgian League
27 Iraqi Premier League

The best league

racist

28 Serie A Ecuador

There are some good teams.

29 Australian Premier League
30 DAT Polish League

Deserves to be in the Top 15 definitely underrated! All the teams are level the difference between the bottom team and the top team is 25 points or less while in the English Premier League its easily 50+ points

Way too underrated! Top ten! What's Indian league doing up so high

Is it really called that polish league

It's called EKSTRAKLASA

31 S League
32 Danish Superliga
33 K League Classic

A great league. It is very exciting and is interesting to see such skill in a league. You never know who is going to win.

34 A-League

I live in Australia and this is a bad league. But's in only in it's 11th season and is rapidly getting better. Anything's better than the Indian Super League

Great league great crowds n good quality conceding it's only in its 11 year. This league shouldn't be close to the leagues it's close to I think it's in the top 15.

35 Liga Adelante

THE EVER STRONG TEAM Barcelona HAS BEEN EQUALIZED ON HE GAME WITH RC DEPORTIVO LA CORUNA AND UD LAS PAMAS WHICH JUST ROSE FROM THIS SMALL LEAGUE IN Spain
LIGA ADELANTE

36 Chinese Super League

Has great player should be added to FIFA 17

I for one welcome our new Chinese overlords

"MONEY MONEY MONEY"-ABBA

"MONEY MONEY MONEY" - ABBA

37 J League

Japan league is worth noting for me! In that league there are many teams (maybe 60? ) which is competing.In near future, J league will be most strong league in Asia " absolutely".

38 Azerbaijan Premier League
39 Botola

Excellent and very competitive.

40 Major League Soccer (MLS)

MLS deserves a crack at the top 10. Drogba himself said that the MLS cup is harder to win than the premier League. Traveling around england doesn't pale in comparison to traveling the US. In 5 to 10 years when people realize how dangerous American grid iron football is, MLS will be a top flight league world wide.

In terms of talent in quality, should absolutely be in the middle of the top 10 somewhere. Has better attendance and better players than most of the leagues listed here.

Everything from results on the pitch to attendance, competitiveness, and quality of players indicates that MLS should be near the top of these rankings. I wouldn't go any higher than 7th, but somewhere between that and 12 is completely reasonable.

USA! USA! USA!

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41 Morocco Premier League

One of best African leagues, it has 16 clubs join in the competition. the most popular clubs in Morocco is WEDAD CASABLANCA AND RAJA CASABLANCA.

42 Superliga Argentina de Fútbol
43 Eliteserien
44 Allsvenskan
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