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.
Outside THE GRIFFIN, one of the four pubs encircling the stadium, the Reading fans are cheering. With the final score of 2-2, they are the ones who have something to celebrate. Even though it has gone a bit downhill since the football club between 2006 and 2008 spent two seasons in Premier League.