“The more, the merrier.” This may be the reason why team sports have been very popular then and even now. And when it comes to football, here are clubs that play in the Premier League, which is the highest level of the well renowned sport.
This group is really successful and it is evident as they have 13 First Division and Premier League titles. They also have a joint record of 11 in the FA Cup or the Football Association Challenge Cup.
Arsenal was founded in 1886 and it was the first club to make its way to the Football League. For this year, 2014, Forbes Magazine named it as the fifth most valuable football club in the world. Some of their greatest players include: Thierry Henry, Dennis Bergkamp, Tony Adams, Ian Wright and Patrick Vieira.
This professional club was founded in 1905. Their major success was in 1955 as they won the league championship. From thereon, they never stopped in showing their prowess to local and international football enthusiasts. This royal blue dominated association have won league titles four times, FA Cups seven times, League Cups four times and FA Community Shields four times as well.
They are pretty recognised, with Forbes ranking them as the seventh most valuable football club in the world – this was last year, 2013. Their most competent athletes, among others, are: Petr Cech, David Luiz, Branislav Ivanovic, Eden Hazard and Frank Lampard.
From its formation in 1892, Liverpool then joined the Football League in 1893. Their achievements comprise of: five European Cups, three UEFA (Union of European Football Associations) Cups and three UEFA Super Cups, eighteen League titles, seven FA Cups and a record eight League Cups. You can really see that they are massive and one that you should look out for. Sergio Aguero, Diego Costa, Alexis Sanchez, Saido Berahino and Diafra Sakho are names to be remembered from the Liverpool team.
In 1878 was the establishment of the previously named Newton Heath LYR Football Club, now Manchester United. When talking of League titles, the club has won the most, with a joint record of 11 FA Cups, 4 League Cups, and a record of 20 FA Community Shields. And there is more. They have also emerged victorious with 3 European Cups, 1 UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup, 1 UEFA Super Cup, 1 Intercontinental Cup and 1 FIFA Club World Cup. There is no doubt that they deserve to be popular and hot with the crowds because they do not fail to deliver high quality game. All time legends are Ryan Giggs, Sir Bobby Charlton, Paul Scholes, Bill Foulkes and Gary Neville. Around the world, Manchester United is famous and notable when it comes to the sport.
These big names have really demonstrated to the public how awesome football is. They have also showcased their very own talents and skills, which have then heightened their fame, not only in the local scene but also in the international arena.