Monday 23 October 2017

Numbers Game

Garry Doyle

585 -- players who featured in the group stages

60 -- Germans who played in the competition, more than any other country

58 -- Countries who had a representative in this year's group stages

47 -- Brazilians who played -- the most from any nation who did not have a club in the competition

32-- number of teams involved

20-- English players in the competition

4 -- number of Welsh players

1 -- number of players from Lativa, South Korea, Bulgaria, Northern Ireland, Ecuador, Norway, Paraguay, Morrocco, Venezuela, Mali, Tunisia, Togo, Honduras, Gabon, Cayman Islands and Republic of Ireland

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