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.
Dan Giles has almost never missed a home match. He has been a Brentford FC fan since his grandfather took him to his first match in 1982. The 36 year old now has his own family. Today, he is joined by his girlfriend, her children and his own daughter. Enjoying the sun outside the pub THE PRINCESS ROYAL they share a bag of beer before the match.