#8 Most watched football league in the world
It is only recently that television rights were sold for an astronomical 5 billion. Now games are kicking off as early as midday in order to cater for the time difference with the emerging Chinese market and beyond whom want to watch their favorite Premier league sides at a reasonable hour. PREVIEW FOR #7: The Welsh football legend racked up a total of 632 appearances during which he scored 114 goals. He spent his whole career at Manchester United having started there way back in 1987! He is now currently working as deputy to Louis Van Gaal as they desperately try to bring back the good old days now that Alex Ferguson has gone.