The Premier League, often referred to outside England as the English Premier League or the EPL, is the top level of the English football league system. Contested by 20 clubs, it operates on a system of promotion and relegation with the English Football League (EFL). Seasons run from August to May with each team playing 38 matches (playing all 19 other teams both home and away).Most games are played on Saturday and Sunday afternoons.
Fifty clubs have competed since the inception of the Premier League in 1992: forty-eight English and two Welsh clubs. Seven of them have won the title: Manchester United (13), Chelsea (5), Manchester City (6), Arsenal (3), Blackburn Rovers (1), Leicester City (1) and Liverpool (1).
Premier League champions last season (2021/22): Manchester City