Chelsea top ranking of most minutes played by expats; Serie A and EPL clubs are most open – Inside World Football

October 14 – The UK might have voted for Brexit and are now suffering a European backlash for doing so, but the English Premier League is still one of the most welcoming of foreign players of any country in the world, according to new data released by the CIES Football Observatory.
A ranking of clubs according to the percentage of domestic league minutes played by expatriates in 31 UEFA member associations found that the 16 Premier League clubs saw more than 50% of their minutes played by foreign players. Read more …