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La Liga has the lowest percentage of foreign players


The number 1 league in Spain has the highest percentage of native players compared to other top leagues.

The 20 teams in the Spanish top-flight have used 571 players, and only 42.8 percent of the players are not eligible for the national team.

The opposite picture is in England. The Premier league has 585 players and the majority of them (64%) are foreigners.
La Liga holds close ties with Argentina having 34 players from the South American country. Brazil comes second with 30 players and 29 Frenchmen play in Spain to give their country the 3rd place in the list.

Precentages per League

  1. Premier League 64%

  2. Jupiler Pro League 60.,1%

  3. Ligan NOS 56.1%

  4. Gibraltar Premier Division 55.8%

  5. Scottish Premiership 53.2%

  6. Bundesliga 53%

  7. Serie A 52%

  8. Turkish Super Lig 51.8%

  9. Swiss Super League 49.2%

  10. Malta Premier League 44.9%

  11. Ligue 1 43.4%

  12. LaLiga 42,8%