Category: Football leagues

The history of football leagues in England

The number of football divisions in England and the people in charge of them have changed considerably over the years. The top league in the English football pyramid was once known simply as ‘Division One’, with other, higher numbered leagues sitting below this. All of this changed when the Premier League, sometimes known as the…


A guide to the major European football leagues

Apart from the famous English Premier League, Europe also plays host to a number of other football leagues that are famous the world over. These can vary from major competitions such as the German Bundesliga or La Liga in Spain to smaller competitions between local clubs that help to make sure that grassroots football is…