The Growing Asian Impact on Bundesliga

Posted on May 31, 2011


“One of the special elements of the Bundesliga’s rise is rapidly-growing development of young footballers in Germany through funded football centres.

In total, there are over 120 national football centres in the country and over 60% of players in the German top-flight have been nurtured in German academies.

But this has not restricted clubs to just homegrown players and with one of the best publicised and covered leagues in world football, the scope for improving the reputation of the Bundesliga is absolutely huge.”

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