Premier League, also known as English Premier League, is a top-tier football league of England. This league consists of 20 teams in a league system with a relegation and promotion system to/from the English Championship. Each team plays 38 matches with every other 19 teams both at home and away. The seasons generally start in August and run till May. This premier league is the most-watched sports league globally and is broadcasted in over 200 territories with an average number of viewers of 4.7 billion.
The top 4 finishers of every year qualify directly for the UEFA Champions League. Also, the Premier League is the most valuable sports league in the world with a valuation of 4 billion pounds. This league also has a direct effect on the economy of England. Different regions have different clubs with private ownership. The prize money for the winning team is 125 million pounds. Along with this winning amount, TV/ broadcast money also gets added to it. And the rest of the sponsorship money is equally distributed with the other 19 clubs.
Out of all the 20 teams, 7 teams have successfully won the Premier League title. Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal, Manchester City, Liverpool, and Tottenham are known as the 'Big Six' in the Premier League.
The Anfield giants are one of the most popular English Clubs. Midfield maestro Steven Gerrad and William Shankly were a few of the legends that the club produced. However, Liverpool had to wait for long for their first-ever premier league. The club won the Premier League once in 2019-20 Premier League. Mohammad Salah was one the of star performer for them in that season. Meanwhile, the club has been one of the 22 members of the Premier League since 1992.
In the 2015-16 Premier League, LEICESTER CITY has won the title in the Premier League. This football club was considered to be an underdog before but they have been successful in overcoming the rough phase after winning the Premier League title in the club's 132-year history.
The club that became a founding member of the Premier League in 1992 is BLACKBURN ROVERS. This club is based in Blackburn, Lancashire, and has also won the Premier League once a long time ago in the 1994-95 Premier League. After winning the Premier League, Blackburn Rovers was relegated in 1995 by the Premier League champions in the 1998–99 season. Blackburn Rovers was one of the 42 teams that were relegated by the Premier League champions. Right after 2 seasons, they were promoted again in the 2000-01 season. But they were relegated yet once again in the 2000–01 season and they have not returned again to the Premier League since then.
The football club based in Islington, London, and plays in the Premier League, the top flight of English football Is ARSENAL. They have won the title 3 times in the years- 1997-98, 2001-02, and 2003-04. They were the first club to create league history by becoming the first team in a 38-game season to go unbeaten in 2003–04.
MANCHESTER CITY, based in Manchester, is the recent title winner for this season. And this team has won the title 5 times in the years- 2011-12, 2013-14, 2017-18, 2018-19, and 2020-21. This team is also a part of the finals in the 2021 UEFA Champions League. Manchester City is going to play against Chelsea in the final on 05-May-2021.
The football club based in Fulham, London is CHELSEA and this club has also won the titles 5 times in the years- 2004-05, 2005-06, 2009-10, 2014-15, and 2016-17. Chelsea is going to play the finals in the 2021 UEFA Champions League. And they will face Manchester City in the finals to be held on 05-May-2021.
The team with the most Premier League Titles is Manchester United, based in Old Trafford, Greater Manchester. This club is the most successful team in the English Premier League and also they are ahead of everyone with a long list of 13 titles. They have won the titles in 1992-93, 1993-94, 1995-96, 1996-97, 1998-99, 1999-2000, 2000-01, 2002-03, 2006-07, 2007-08, 2008-09, 2010-11, 2012-13. Manchester United is the club with the most number of trophies in England i.e., 66 trophies.
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