The TEN greatest Premier League ‘underdog’ stories
We all love an underdog story. To see anyone face up to a challenge that seems impossible and yet overcome it provides hope and excitement for everyone. The story of an underdog battle through adversity is no more prevalent than in the Premier League when, on many occasions, a team who is not given a hope of survival, defies the critics and achieves success in the toughest competition in the world.
The 10 stories listed here are heralded as some of the greatest moments in Premier League history. From incredible comebacks and relegation avoiding victories, to unfounded league success and ‘David Vs Goliath’ style victories, all of these moments captured the watching football world and truly indicate why the English game is the most exciting, unpredictable and emotionally resonating in the world.