Under normal circumstances, any conversation regarding the MLS and English Premier League will usually concern which slightly over-the-hill EPL veteran will next decide to see out the remainder of his career in America.
Having said that, it's important to remember that there has been an underrated flow going in the other direction for several years now.
Players like Clint Dempsey, Stuart Holden, Tim Howard and Landon Donovan (on loan) are all quality players who have had a positive impact on Premier League clubs.
With that being said, who could cut it from the 2012 MLS All-Star team?
Let's take a look.