Once every few months rumours of a European ‘Super League’ start to swirl and gather momentum.

Then, after a few days’ discussion among pundits, the topic seems to fade away and is quickly forgotten about as the football world moves on to the next big story.

Arsene Wenger believes that a genuine continental league in which the best teams in Europe all face each other every week is “inevitable”, though it doesn’t seem to be happening any time soon.

However we can compare Europe’s top ten sides today based on their points per game tally.

The table above is based solely from teams in UEFA’s top five leagues according to their coefficient. Therefore it only includes Spanish, English, Italian, French and German clubs.

Check out the points per game ranking of teams from Europe’s football leagues by clicking the right arrow on the image above…