Four English clubs in the Champions League last eight. What took so long?

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Have fun by all means however ask additionally why Premier League sides have underperformed for a decade and keep in mind it means little with out the trophy

Unfurl the bunting, roll out the barrel, clear the streets for a celebration: there are 4 Premier League groups within the quarter-finals of the Champions League. With Chelsea all however by way of to the final eight of the Europa League and Arsenal in with an opportunity, these are heady days for the coefficient (even when La Liga has, up to now, picked up more points this season). To which the primary response ought to in all probability be much less self-congratulation than, “What took so lengthy?”

It’s 10 years because the Premier League final made up half the quarter-finalists. In 2009, three received to the semi-finals however it was Barcelona who went on to win the competitors in what was the primary of Pep Guardiola’s 4 seasons on the membership. Given the earlier yr there had been an all-Premier League last, Manchester United beating Chelsea in Moscow, and that English golf equipment had received to the ultimate in every of the three seasons earlier than that, this felt regular.

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