English football is considered to be one of the best leagues in the world of football. Due to the fact it attracts a massive support for clubs involved, both nationally and on a global scale. English football is highly competitive throughout all the divisions consisting of five major leagues starting from Premier league, championship, league 1 and league 2 and then the national league.
Below this division, the rest of teams are split into geographical leagues depending on whether they are from the north or south of England.
With over 40,000 football teams makeup English football and the English league has the world first club still operating within the setup. The name of that club is Sheffield F.C
The first professional football club to be formed was a team called Notts County and they still play in league 2 of English football.
English football has the oldest governing body and also had the first form of knockout football in the FA cup. The English national league is the oldest in the world.
The English Premier league is one of the most viewed leagues to watch and is consider being the richest leagues in the world, featuring six English teams in the top ten richest clubs in the world. These are:
- Manchester United
- Manchester City
- Tottenham Hotspur
To view the fixture list of all live English football on TV please click the links below