Football was invented by the British in 1863, when “The Football Association” was formed. Here for the first time rules for the simple ball game that require a minimum of equipment was sketched. Football lives in the British soul. Every week they cheer and support their teams, but not just in the Premier League. Millions of English football fans also shout in the lower divisions. In West London club Brentford FC - playing in the second best series "Championship" one is used to not always winning, but the form curve is increasing, and this year some believes in the miracle: Making it to Premier League.
Brentford FC, founded in 1889, sites in the unpolished West London, where the tributary Brent once gave life to local industry. Today, the semi-confined factory buildings are waiting to be leveled and replaced by condominiums with river views. Today's local game against Reading, which is at the bottom of the Championship table is nail biting exciting. After coming back 2-1 in the second half, Craig Nickels, 37, is rejoicing with his friends as the stadium spokesman announces absurd 10 minute overtime. and the 12,000 throats at the stadium unite in a massive: "Yeeeeeeeeeees!"