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English football tournament you should follow (Part 2)

As introduced from the former article, English is well-known as a football nation with series of domestic tournaments.

Many English football competitions are followed by millions of football fans all over the world. So, many operators and businessman can do commercial transactions in football at there.

Now, we continue to share famous football tournaments for your reference. It’s great for someone loving the UK football and follow it fluently.

In the previous article, we refer to FA Cup which is top high-class tournament for all football clubs in the UK. Now, we discuss other tournaments.

2, The Football League Cup

The Football League Cup stands for EFL Cup which is served for any members in the Football League.

In general, it is a knockout competition when per team has only one opportunity to receive an official ticket into the further round. Once compared with FA Cup, it is considered as lesser because it is focused more technically while FA Cup limits some top-high clubs to join its tournament.

EFL was founded in the first match in 1960-1961 season, then decided to be held every year, as well FA Cup or the Premier League.

After these two events, EFL is ranked the third top-tier for one domestic football event. However, it was usually changed name due to requirements of sponsorship. The latest name of this event was the Capital One Cup.

During history of EFL, the biggest event was to collect all 92 teams in the English football league to participate. 

As annual schedule, it is held in early Fed, before starting the Premier League and FA Cup organized in May. So, some clubs consider EFL Cup as the first target to conquer in one season. So, it is welcomed and registered by many famous clubs throughout the UK.

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English football tournament you should follow (Part 1)

English is famous for a football nation when there are many activities about football at this nation, such as: football is one of the most favorite sport in daily life, training football is focused and reached good effects, football betting becomes an industry for many bookmakers or there are series of domestic football tournaments hold annually so on.

The fact, people in the world are well-known about football through domestic tournaments. Today, we collect some majorly prestigious football competitions in the UK for your reference. If you love football or prefer to discover about this beautiful nation, you should know about the following famous tournaments.

1, FA CUP 

FA Cup is the oldest competition in the UK established since 1871 season and continues to maintain until nowadays.

FA Cup includes in female and male competition. But above all, FA cup for men is more famous in the global due to its inclusiveness.

According to technical term, it is available opportunity for any of ten tiers which stretches from the Premier league to the Football league and the National league. Any team has the right to join FA Cup and pick up the trophy. Although it’s impossible for a weak team to go the Champions but it pushes their feeling and spirits of smaller teams that they have the same right to become winners if they really try the best. So, the meaning of FA Cup is encouraged to develop and spread to other competitions.

About schedule, FA Cup has total initial six rounds to find 32 the best teams for the next round. All nearly 100 teams from other competitions will face to face to find winner of the round. It’s a strict knockout. 

Some teams in the high ranking of the Premier league and Championship side have priority to go the third round without competing with any team in knockout round.The final match will be organized at Wembley. The winner of FA Cup will be invited to join the FA community shield to be against the winner of Premier league in the same season

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Great football experience you should try in the UK

The UK is country of football, therefore there are many historical events about football at there. If you are a fan of football, you should visit the UK at least one time to discover more culture and history related to football.

In this article, we share top great football experience you must see when visiting the UK. Following it to broaden more information about football.

5/ Visiting one pitch of a Premier league club

As far as we know, the Premier league is the top football champion in the UK but its frame is being spread all over the world. All fans of football love and follow this league annually.

Therefore, visiting one pitch of this league should be practiced when coming here. Sure that some valuable moments of football will recall your mind.

The fact that this service is not offered regularly. You only have some special cases in one year to get experience. It usually happens in the off season of the Premier league. Therefore, you should consider timetable when visiting there.

It’s great when you can stand on the pitch where your idols have ever appeared and performed excellently. Don’t forget to visit the changing room, the pre-game pep talks to discover some pictures, presents or stories listed in the history.

6/ Playing football in the river in Cotswolds

This is a football festival about football held in the River Windrush of Bourton. This river is peaceful and quiet in normal days but it becomes noisy and crowded in this event.

The local thinks that it is a way to bring luck and success in football for anyone immersing in the water. Because not many people dare to jump in the chilly water.

This event is organized in August annually and welcomed by all fans of football in the UK.

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Great football experience you should try in the UK

Football is a great sport in the UK. They always are proud that football has origin from their nation. Therefore, football is a part of daily life, culture as well customs at there. The Government is really smart when taking advantage of this strength to attract more visitors to come to push the tourist better and faster.

In this article, we collect top the greatest football experience you shouldn’t miss when going to the UK.

1/ Visit to Wembley Stadium in Wembley, London

The UK is famous for series of large stadiums in throughout the country. One of the best stadium you should visit is Wembley Stadium located in Wembley. It is regarded as good stadium to celebrate and express history events in the UK history.

To discover all places in this stadium, you can book a full tour including seeing the dressing room, player’s tunnel or some perfect views for checking. It looks interesting.

Coming this stadium, you also feel the tension of many international football events before someone reach the trophy or imagine about battles of FA Cup, Premier Leagues. Furthermore, it has more spaces to check in and take a rest comfortably.

2/ Visit the stadium to walk in the footsteps of the greats

Football is the king of all sports in the UK. As a good result, there are many stars and talented in football coming from this nation. We also see top the best clubs like Manchester United, Liverpool, Celtic, Chelsea, Newcastle always own and transfer among players up to millions of dollars. Therefore, they own many fans from all over the world.

To focus on tourist, the Government have built stadium and museums of per club at their host city. You should book a stadium tour to visit the footsteps of the greats. At there, they also show many pictures of footballers, head coach as well trophies and medal of team at per league.

You also visit the dressing room of players to understand more traditions of the fascinating history.

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Top greatest football stadiums in the UK

English is well-known with development of pro football. Many internationally professional football matches are held annually in this nation like the Premier League, the Europe cup, so on. To focus and serve big number of spectators, they invest to build up large stadiums.

The truth that football grounds are massive which can cover up to 70,000 to 80,000 spectators. Even, one small stadium in the Premier League also can cover about 30,000 people. This number makes impressive about profession of football industry in the UK.

If so, which is the biggest stadium in the UK. It depends on capacity and ability to serve how many people are there in this space. Following our research to see top the best football ground in the UK you should visit as soon as possible.

4/ Old Trafford

Old Trafford is home of Manchester United which has list of achievement and success at their host stadium during history of football. It was established in 1910 and still existed and developed until now.

At this ground, fans of MU have ever seen many historical matches to come to the Champions for many leagues.

During its growth, it has been restored some times. Especially, it had dramatically been changed in 1990s when they released the Taylor report and Hillsborough disaster.

 According to the ground, its has capacity about 44,000 seats and become one of the largest stadium in the UK.

In the past, Old Trafford also is place to confirm MU ranked the fourth position.

5/ Principality stadium

It is owned by Wales national team in usual time. Besides it, it is also a permanent home of the Wales rugby team. therefore, this ground is usually used for big events and championships.

The Principality stadium is after name of sponsorship so it has a little impression.

This stadium is witnessed many big events of the host team like the FA Cup, the league Cup final so on.

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Top greatest football stadiums in the UK

Football is the king of all sports in the UK. They always are proud that their nation are home of football with a long history. Therefore, almost city in the UK has invested to build up football stadium to serve international football leagues such as the Premier Champion, The Euro Cup.

In this article, we share top the greatest football stadiums in this nation. The ranking is counted on area, equipment as well historical events throughout the nation.

2/ The city ground

The city ground is owned by the Nottingham Forest FC which is well-known with the wealth and richness. It is located on the bank of the River Trent, it has good views from many corners of this stadium.

According to paper, it was built in 1898, then rebuilt and add more space from 1980s to 1990s. Then it is maintained all equipment until now.

In 1996, this stadium was proud when it was chosen to organize the Euro Cup. This event attracted millions of football fans from all over the world. After this event, the city ground was highly appreciated because of their professional service and large space to cover the big number of spectators. Almost people visit here then are interested in the lovely views when they see from the stadium to the river.

3/ Villa Park

Villa Park is under management of Aston Villa FC. It is one of two host pitch of this FC. It is usually chosen to host big events related to Villa FC.

It was established in 1897, then it was destroyed and replaced by other purposes. It only was recovered in 1994 with investment about quality and service.

Until now, Villa Part is recommended as one of the top places you should visit when going to the UK.

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Top the best footballer in the UK all time

Stars in football always make deep impression to fans. Because they have outstanding talents in performance or good appearance and body.

In this article, we share top the greatest footballer in the UK football history. The UK is well-known as home of football because they have ever owned many talents.

To have a final ranking is not easy as well has still discrepancies when we see other hundreds of good footballers. So, we try to compare their break record as well overview all achievements and titles they have reached in their career.

3/ Billy Wright

He played at a central defender in Wolverhampton Wanderers. He was close with this club during his career.

People know to him as a special running man when he could practice long unbroken runs compared other competitive runners. Even he was easy to overcome other rivals smartly.

In general, he reached three times for Frist Division rewards in 1954- 1958 and 1959 season, one title for FA Cup in 1949 so on.

4/ Bryan Robson

He started his professional football career in 1972 at the West Bromwich Albion club. Then he moved to Manchester United and expressed his glistering performance.

At MU, he won 2 titles for the Premier League, 3 titles for FA Cups and 2 title for FA Charity Shield. Especially, he won the European Cup in 1991. Actually, his career could brighten at MU with list of achievements.

5/ Gerrard

Gerrard played most of career in caption of Liverpool. The debut was in 1998 then made deeply impression with coaches and fans.

Estimated that he won two title is FA Cups, three titles in League Cups, one title in UEFA Champions League, UEFA Cup, FA Community Shield, and UEFA Super Cup with Liverpool. By awards ranking, he has been ever considered as the greatest player in Liverpool.

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