The English Premier League has long topped the football finance rankings but seeing this translate on the pitch in Europe is relatively new.
It can be difficult, emotional and expensive following a football team. A sports sociologist explains why it's worth it.
Football is supposed to be the 'people's game', but the English Premier League is easier and cheaper to follow if you are a fan of a club based in London or the prosperous southeast.
It took a Scotsman to organise a professional football league in England.
Will England's top-flight teams really decide to weaken their global blockbuster brand?