The Premier League, which is often referred to as the ‘English Premier League’, is the highest level football league in England. It hosts 20 clubs, 3 of which are relegated from the bottom of the table each season, and at the top teams fight for the title, Champions League, and Europa League places.
The league was announced in 1992 as the ‘FA Premier League’ and has had a few sponsors since, including the most popular sponsor – Barclays in 2004 when the league was known as the ‘Barclays Premier League’.
The premier league is known in many football fans’ eyes to be the most competitive league in the world.
- Arsenal – Emirates Stadium
- Aston Villa – Villa Park
- Brighton and Hove Albion – Amex Stadium
- Burnley – Turf Moor
- Chelsea – Stamford Bridge
- Crystal Palace – Selhurst Park
- Everton – Goodison Park
- Fulham - Craven Cottage
- Leeds United – Elland Road
- Leicester City – King Power Stadium
- Liverpool – Anfield
- Manchester City – Etihad Stadium
- Manchester United – Old Trafford
- Newcastle United – St James Park
- Premiership Grounds
- Sheffield United – Bramall Lane
- Southampton – St Marys Stadium
- Tottenham Hotspur – White Hart Lane
- West Bromwich Albion – The Hawthorns
- Wolverhampton Wanderers – Molineux