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Best overseas PL Player

BBC doing a Vote over on their site, here it is:

Who has been the best overseas player in the English top flight? - http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/47474106

So let's do one here too!

Vote 5* Henry
Vote 4* Cech
Vote 3* Other
Vote 2* Silva
Vote 1* C.Ronaldo

Personally I'm torn between Henry, Silva, C.Ronaldo. If De Gea stays for most of his career in the PL I'd put him in there too

What does everyone think?

posted 4 weeks, 2 days ago

Ronaldo lost to Henry in the Final.
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Please tell me you never went there

posted 4 weeks, 2 days ago

Ronaldo's 08/09 season was just as good as his 06/07 one.

posted 4 weeks, 2 days ago

Nah he was better in 06/07. The end product is similar but his general performances were better in 06/07. That’s still my favourte Ronaldo season. He was an absolute joy to watch.

posted 4 weeks, 2 days ago

comment by San Miguel (U1449)

Ronaldo lost to Henry in the Final.
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Please tell me you never went there
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Why wouldn't I?

That's what happened.

posted 4 weeks, 2 days ago

I said Henry had 5 great seasons in England and Ronaldo had 2.

But actually, Henry's 1999-00 season was just as good as Ronaldo's 2006-07, if not better. His numbers were better and he capped it off by winning the Euros where he was MOTM in the Final & SF.

So in terms of great seasons: Henry 6-2 Ronaldo (6-3 if we throw Ronnie a bone and give him 08-09).

posted 4 weeks, 2 days ago

Henry was outscored by Michael Bridges and Kevin Phillips in 99/00.

posted 4 weeks, 2 days ago

And Ronaldo was outscored by Benni McCarthy in 06-07.

posted 4 weeks, 2 days ago

Anyway, KP was unreal in 1999-00.

A worldie of a season.

posted 4 weeks, 2 days ago

Yeah, but Michael Bridges.

posted 4 weeks, 2 days ago

comment by Ed The King Woodward (U10026)

Yeah, but Michael Bridges.
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lol - fair enough

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