Aside from spending time with loved ones, no other way lifts up the spirit or is as engaging as watching football and that's why premiership standout. Most leagues by now are already on holidays and most won't resume till after the middle of Jan.
So what's not there to admire about how the beautiful game is been played in English. The rush, the trills, the commitment, the professionalism and of the high intense competition. Now that's a league to look up to, a league that gives people what they want.