Episode 2

The Eternal Hope

In order to understand football you have to understand “promotion” and “relegation”. It is the string of hope that ties every fan to their team and keeps them going through the highs and the lows. For English football fans, you always have the dream that one day your team can go right from the bottom all the way to the pinnacle of the Premier League. Simultaneously, there is always the lingering fear that it could work in reverse and your team could fall all the way out of the English Football League.  This episode chronicles the unexpected rise of a small town team, Burton Albion and the treacherous downfall of the formerly mighty Leeds United.
 

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