Aki Riihilahti

Date of birth09 September 1976
Place of birthHelsinki
NationalityFinnish
Weight79 kg
Height1.85 m
PositionMidfielder

Riihilahti joined Crystal Palace shortly before the transfer deadline and made his debut in the 1-0 win at home to Crewe Alexandra.

A talented midfield player, he is an established figure in the Finland national side who scored the winner against Albania in September and also netted in the 2-1 defeat by England at Anfield.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
FC Honka 01 Jan 1995 01 Jan 1997
HJK Helsinki 01 Jan 1997 01 Jan 1999
Valerenga 01 Jan 1999 16 Mar 2001
Crystal Palace 16 Mar 2001 30 Jun 2006

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2000-01 Crystal Palace League Division 1 9
1
1
2001-02 Crystal Palace FA Cup 1
2001-02 Crystal Palace League Cup 2
1
1
2
2001-02 Crystal Palace League Division 1 45
5
5
2002-03 Crystal Palace FA Cup 2
2002-03 Crystal Palace League Cup 3
2002-03 Crystal Palace League Division 1 15
10
1
3
2003-04 Crystal Palace League Cup 2
2
2003-04 Crystal Palace League Division 1 24
7
7
2003-04 Crystal Palace League Division 1 Play-Offs 3
2004-05 Crystal Palace Premier League 28
4
4
3
2005-06 Crystal Palace FA Cup 1
2
2005-06 Crystal Palace League Championship 9
6
2
2005-06 Crystal Palace League Cup 2


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
31 Mar 2001 Crystal Palace v Crewe Alexandra W 1-0 League Division 1
03 Apr 2001 Crystal Palace v Huddersfield Town D 0-0 League Division 1
07 Apr 2001 Watford v Crystal Palace D 2-2 League Division 1
14 Apr 2001 Sheffield Wednesday v Crystal Palace L 4-1 League Division 1
16 Apr 2001 Crystal Palace v Bolton Wanderers L 0-2 League Division 1
21 Apr 2001 Tranmere Rovers v Crystal Palace D 1-1 League Division 1
28 Apr 2001 Crystal Palace v Wolverhampton Wanderers L 0-2 League Division 1
02 May 2001 Portsmouth v Crystal Palace W 2-4 League Division 1
06 May 2001 Stockport County v Crystal Palace W 0-1 League Division 1
11 Aug 2001 Rotherham United v Crystal Palace W 2-3 League Division 1
18 Aug 2001 Crystal Palace v Stockport County W 4-1 League Division 1
21 Aug 2001 Leyton Orient v Crystal Palace W 2-4 League Cup 1st round
25 Aug 2001 Nottingham Forest v Crystal Palace L 4-2 League Division 1
08 Sep 2001 Crystal Palace v Millwall L 1-3 League Division 1
12 Sep 2001 Everton v Crystal Palace W 1-1 (5-4) League Cup 2nd round
15 Sep 2001 Portsmouth v Crystal Palace L 4-2 League Division 1
18 Sep 2001 Crystal Palace v Grimsby Town W 5-0 League Division 1
22 Sep 2001 Crystal Palace v Barnsley W 1-0 League Division 1
25 Sep 2001 Sheffield United v Crystal Palace W 1-3 League Division 1
29 Sep 2001 Crystal Palace v Sheffield Wednesday W 4-1 League Division 1
10 Oct 2001 Sheffield Wednesday v Crystal Palace L 2-2 (1-3) League Cup 3rd round
13 Oct 2001 Crystal Palace v Wimbledon W 4-0 League Division 1
16 Oct 2001 Crystal Palace v Bradford City W 2-0 League Division 1
20 Oct 2001 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Crystal Palace W 0-1 League Division 1
23 Oct 2001 Burnley v Crystal Palace L 1-0 League Division 1
28 Oct 2001 Crystal Palace v Norwich City W 3-2 League Division 1
31 Oct 2001 Crystal Palace v West Bromwich Albion L 0-1 League Division 1
03 Nov 2001 Walsall v Crystal Palace D 2-2 League Division 1
17 Nov 2001 Crystal Palace v Crewe Alexandra W 4-1 League Division 1
21 Nov 2001 Gillingham v Crystal Palace L 3-0 League Division 1
24 Nov 2001 Preston North End v Crystal Palace L 2-1 League Division 1
28 Nov 2001 Coventry City v Crystal Palace L 2-0 League Division 1
01 Dec 2001 Crystal Palace v Burnley L 1-2 League Division 1
08 Dec 2001 Crystal Palace v Manchester City W 2-1 League Division 1
11 Dec 2001 Birmingham City v Crystal Palace L 1-0 League Division 1
15 Dec 2001 Watford v Crystal Palace L 1-0 League Division 1
20 Dec 2001 Crystal Palace v Nottingham Forest D 1-1 League Division 1
26 Dec 2001 Millwall v Crystal Palace L 3-0 League Division 1
29 Dec 2001 Bradford City v Crystal Palace W 1-2 League Division 1
05 Jan 2002 Newcastle United v Crystal Palace L 2-0 FA Cup 3rd round
13 Jan 2002 Stockport County v Crystal Palace W 0-1 League Division 1
16 Jan 2002 Crystal Palace v Gillingham W 3-1 League Division 1
19 Jan 2002 Crystal Palace v Rotherham United W 2-0 League Division 1
29 Jan 2002 Crystal Palace v Coventry City L 1-3 League Division 1
02 Feb 2002 Sheffield Wednesday v Crystal Palace W 1-3 League Division 1
07 Feb 2002 Crystal Palace v Wolverhampton Wanderers L 0-2 League Division 1
16 Feb 2002 Wimbledon v Crystal Palace D 1-1 League Division 1
26 Feb 2002 Barnsley v Crystal Palace W 1-4 League Division 1
02 Mar 2002 Grimsby Town v Crystal Palace L 5-2 League Division 1
05 Mar 2002 Crystal Palace v Portsmouth D 0-0 League Division 1
09 Mar 2002 Crystal Palace v Watford L 0-2 League Division 1
16 Mar 2002 Manchester City v Crystal Palace L 1-0 League Division 1
23 Mar 2002 Crystal Palace v Walsall W 2-0 League Division 1
30 Mar 2002 Norwich City v Crystal Palace L 2-1 League Division 1
01 Apr 2002 Crystal Palace v Birmingham City D 0-0 League Division 1
07 Apr 2002 Crewe Alexandra v Crystal Palace D 0-0 League Division 1
13 Apr 2002 Crystal Palace v Preston North End W 2-0 League Division 1
21 Apr 2002 West Bromwich Albion v Crystal Palace L 2-0 League Division 1
10 Aug 2002 Preston North End v Crystal Palace W 1-2 League Division 1
13 Aug 2002 Crystal Palace v Bradford City D 1-1 League Division 1
17 Aug 2002 Crystal Palace v Portsmouth L 2-3 League Division 1
24 Aug 2002 Coventry City v Crystal Palace L 1-0 League Division 1
27 Aug 2002 Crystal Palace v Leicester City D 0-0 League Division 1
31 Aug 2002 Burnley v Crystal Palace D 0-0 League Division 1
25 Sep 2002 Sheffield Wednesday v Crystal Palace D 0-0 League Division 1
29 Sep 2002 Crystal Palace v Gillingham D 2-2 League Division 1
05 Oct 2002 Stoke City v Crystal Palace D 1-1 League Division 1
19 Oct 2002 Wimbledon v Crystal Palace D 2-2 League Division 1
29 Oct 2002 Walsall v Crystal Palace W 3-4 League Division 1
03 Nov 2002 Ipswich Town v Crystal Palace W 1-2 League Division 1
06 Nov 2002 Crystal Palace v Coventry City W 3-0 League Cup 3rd round
09 Nov 2002 Crystal Palace v Nottingham Forest D 0-0 League Division 1
16 Nov 2002 Norwich City v Crystal Palace L 2-0 League Division 1
23 Nov 2002 Crystal Palace v Grimsby Town W 2-0 League Division 1
30 Nov 2002 Sheffield United v Crystal Palace L 2-1 League Division 1
03 Dec 2002 Crystal Palace v Oldham Athletic W 2-0 League Cup 4th round
07 Dec 2002 Crystal Palace v Millwall W 1-0 League Division 1
14 Dec 2002 Crystal Palace v Norwich City W 2-0 League Division 1
17 Dec 2002 Sheffield United v Crystal Palace L 3-1 League Cup 5th round
22 Dec 2002 Rotherham United v Crystal Palace W 1-3 League Division 1
26 Dec 2002 Portsmouth v Crystal Palace D 1-1 League Division 1
28 Dec 2002 Crystal Palace v Preston North End W 2-0 League Division 1
01 Jan 2003 Crystal Palace v Coventry City D 1-1 League Division 1
04 Jan 2003 Blackpool v Crystal Palace W 1-2 FA Cup 3rd round
18 Jan 2003 Crystal Palace v Burnley D 1-1 League Division 1
16 Feb 2003 Crystal Palace v Leeds United L 1-2 FA Cup 5th round
22 Feb 2003 Crystal Palace v Sheffield Wednesday D 0-0 League Division 1
01 Mar 2003 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Crystal Palace L 4-0 League Division 1
09 Aug 2003 Burnley v Crystal Palace W 2-3 League Division 1
12 Aug 2003 Torquay United v Crystal Palace W 1-1 (3-1) League Cup 1st round
16 Aug 2003 Crystal Palace v Watford W 1-0 League Division 1
23 Aug 2003 Wimbledon v Crystal Palace W 1-3 League Division 1
30 Aug 2003 Millwall v Crystal Palace D 1-1 League Division 1
13 Sep 2003 Sunderland v Crystal Palace L 2-1 League Division 1
23 Sep 2003 Crystal Palace v Doncaster Rovers W 2-1 League Cup 2nd round
27 Sep 2003 Norwich City v Crystal Palace L 2-1 League Division 1
01 Oct 2003 West Ham United v Crystal Palace L 3-0 League Division 1
18 Oct 2003 Crystal Palace v Rotherham United D 1-1 League Division 1
21 Oct 2003 Crystal Palace v Ipswich Town L 3-4 League Division 1
25 Oct 2003 Gillingham v Crystal Palace L 1-0 League Division 1
28 Oct 2003 Blackpool v Crystal Palace W 1-3 League Cup 3rd round
01 Nov 2003 Wigan Athletic v Crystal Palace L 5-0 League Division 1
03 Dec 2003 Aston Villa v Crystal Palace L 3-0 League Cup 4th round
06 Dec 2003 Preston North End v Crystal Palace L 4-1 League Division 1
09 Dec 2003 Crystal Palace v Crewe Alexandra L 1-3 League Division 1
13 Dec 2003 Crystal Palace v Nottingham Forest W 1-0 League Division 1
20 Dec 2003 Reading v Crystal Palace W 0-3 League Division 1
26 Dec 2003 Crystal Palace v Millwall L 0-1 League Division 1
28 Dec 2003 Ipswich Town v Crystal Palace W 1-3 League Division 1
17 Jan 2004 Watford v Crystal Palace W 1-5 League Division 1
24 Jan 2004 Bradford City v Crystal Palace W 1-2 League Division 1
31 Jan 2004 Crystal Palace v Wimbledon W 3-1 League Division 1
07 Feb 2004 Sheffield United v Crystal Palace W 0-3 League Division 1
14 Feb 2004 Crystal Palace v Stoke City W 6-3 League Division 1
21 Feb 2004 Derby County v Crystal Palace L 2-1 League Division 1
06 Apr 2004 Rotherham United v Crystal Palace W 1-2 League Division 1
10 Apr 2004 Cardiff City v Crystal Palace W 0-2 League Division 1
12 Apr 2004 Crystal Palace v West Ham United W 1-0 League Division 1
17 Apr 2004 Crystal Palace v Wigan Athletic D 1-1 League Division 1
21 Apr 2004 Crystal Palace v Sunderland W 3-0 League Division 1
24 Apr 2004 Crewe Alexandra v Crystal Palace W 2-3 League Division 1
01 May 2004 Crystal Palace v Walsall W 1-0 League Division 1
09 May 2004 Coventry City v Crystal Palace L 2-1 League Division 1
14 May 2004 Crystal Palace v Sunderland W 3-2 League Division 1 Play-Offs Semi-final 1st leg
17 May 2004 Sunderland v Crystal Palace L 2-1
Agg: 4-4 (5-4)
League Division 1 Play-Offs Semi-final 2nd leg
29 May 2004 Crystal Palace v West Ham United W 1-0 League Division 1 Play-Offs Final
14 Aug 2004 Norwich City v Crystal Palace D 1-1 Premier League
21 Aug 2004 Crystal Palace v Everton L 1-3 Premier League
24 Aug 2004 Crystal Palace v Chelsea L 0-2 Premier League
28 Aug 2004 Middlesbrough v Crystal Palace L 2-1 Premier League
11 Sep 2004 Portsmouth v Crystal Palace L 3-1 Premier League
18 Sep 2004 Crystal Palace v Manchester City L 1-2 Premier League
25 Sep 2004 Aston Villa v Crystal Palace D 1-1 Premier League
04 Oct 2004 Crystal Palace v Fulham W 2-0 Premier League
16 Oct 2004 Bolton Wanderers v Crystal Palace L 1-0 Premier League
23 Oct 2004 Crystal Palace v West Bromwich Albion W 3-0 Premier League
30 Oct 2004 Birmingham City v Crystal Palace W 0-1 Premier League
06 Nov 2004 Crystal Palace v Arsenal D 1-1 Premier League
13 Nov 2004 Liverpool v Crystal Palace L 3-2 Premier League
20 Nov 2004 Crystal Palace v Newcastle United L 0-2 Premier League
27 Nov 2004 Southampton v Crystal Palace D 2-2 Premier League
05 Dec 2004 Crystal Palace v Charlton Athletic L 0-1 Premier League
11 Dec 2004 Crystal Palace v Blackburn Rovers D 0-0 Premier League
18 Dec 2004 Manchester United v Crystal Palace L 5-2 Premier League
26 Dec 2004 Crystal Palace v Portsmouth L 0-1 Premier League
28 Dec 2004 Tottenham Hotspur v Crystal Palace D 1-1 Premier League
01 Jan 2005 Fulham v Crystal Palace L 3-1 Premier League
03 Jan 2005 Crystal Palace v Aston Villa W 2-0 Premier League
01 Feb 2005 West Bromwich Albion v Crystal Palace D 2-2 Premier League
05 Feb 2005 Crystal Palace v Bolton Wanderers L 0-1 Premier League
14 Feb 2005 Arsenal v Crystal Palace L 5-1 Premier League
19 Mar 2005 Chelsea v Crystal Palace L 4-1 Premier League
02 Apr 2005 Crystal Palace v Middlesbrough L 0-1 Premier League
10 Apr 2005 Everton v Crystal Palace L 4-0 Premier League
23 Apr 2005 Crystal Palace v Liverpool W 1-0 Premier League
30 Apr 2005 Newcastle United v Crystal Palace D 0-0 Premier League
07 May 2005 Crystal Palace v Southampton D 2-2 Premier League
15 May 2005 Charlton Athletic v Crystal Palace D 2-2 Premier League
20 Aug 2005 Crystal Palace v Plymouth Argyle W 1-0 League Championship
23 Aug 2005 Crystal Palace v Walsall W 3-0 League Cup 1st round
27 Aug 2005 Crystal Palace v Stoke City W 2-0 League Championship
10 Sep 2005 Crystal Palace v Hull City W 2-0 League Championship
13 Sep 2005 Reading v Crystal Palace L 3-2 League Championship
17 Sep 2005 Cardiff City v Crystal Palace L 1-0 League Championship
20 Sep 2005 Crystal Palace v Coventry City W 1-0 League Cup 2nd round
24 Sep 2005 Crystal Palace v Preston North End D 1-1 League Championship
07 Jan 2006 Crystal Palace v Northampton Town W 4-1 FA Cup 3rd round
14 Jan 2006 Hull City v Crystal Palace W 1-2 League Championship
28 Jan 2006 Preston North End v Crystal Palace D 1-1 FA Cup 4th round
04 Feb 2006 Crystal Palace v Cardiff City W 1-0 League Championship
07 Feb 2006 Crystal Palace v Preston North End L 1-2 FA Cup 4th round replay
11 Feb 2006 Sheffield Wednesday v Crystal Palace D 0-0 League Championship
04 Mar 2006 Crystal Palace v Leeds United L 1-2 League Championship
13 Mar 2006 Stoke City v Crystal Palace W 1-3 League Championship
18 Mar 2006 Crystal Palace v Ipswich Town D 2-2 League Championship
21 Mar 2006 Leeds United v Crystal Palace W 0-1 League Championship
25 Mar 2006 Derby County v Crystal Palace L 2-1 League Championship
31 Mar 2006 Crystal Palace v Watford W 3-1 League Championship


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1993-94 Finland Under-17 2
1994-95 Finland UEFA Under-18 1
1994-95 Finland Under-18 2
1997-98 Finland Cyprus Tournament 3
1997-98 Finland International Friendly 3
1
1
1997-98 Finland UEFA Under-21 2
1998-99 Finland International Friendly 2
1
1998-99 Finland UEFA European Championship 5
1999-00 Finland International Friendly 2
1
1999-00 Finland UEFA European Championship 2
2000-01 Finland FIFA World Cup 2
1
1
2000-01 Finland International Friendly 4
3
2
2000-01 Finland Nordic Championships
1
2001-02 Finland FIFA World Cup 3
1
2001-02 Finland International Friendly 4
1
2002-03 Finland International Friendly 1
1
2002-03 Finland UEFA European Championship 4
2
2003-04 Finland International Friendly 1
2
1
2003-04 Finland UEFA European Championship 1
1
2004-05 Finland Cyprus Tournament 1
2004-05 Finland FIFA World Cup 7
2
1
2004-05 Finland International Friendly 1
2005-06 Finland Cyprus International Tournament 1
1
2005-06 Finland FIFA World Cup 1
1
2006-07 Finland International Friendly 1
2006-07 Finland UEFA European Championship
2
2007-08 Finland International Friendly 1
2007-08 Finland UEFA European Championship 1
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
10 May 1994 Denmark v Finland L 3-1 U17
12 May 1994 Denmark v Finland L 1-0 U17
05 Oct 1994 Spain v Finland L 4-0 UEFA U18 Group 4
09 Apr 1995 Spain v Finland D 0-0 U18
11 Apr 1995 Finland v Belgium D 0-0 U18
05 Sep 1997 Switzerland v Finland L 2-1 UEFA U21 Group 3
10 Oct 1997 Finland v Hungary W 3-1 UEFA U21 Group 3
05 Feb 1998 Cyprus v Finland D 1-1 CYPRUS TOURNAMENT Group A
06 Feb 1998 Finland v Norway D 0-0 CYPRUS TOURNAMENT Group A
09 Feb 1998 Slovakia v Finland L 2-0 CYPRUS TOURNAMENT 3rd place
25 Mar 1998 Malta v Finland W 0-2 International Friendly
22 Apr 1998 Scotland v Finland D 1-1 International Friendly
27 May 1998 Finland v Germany D 0-0 International Friendly
05 Jun 1998 Finland v France L 0-1 International Friendly
19 Aug 1998 Slovakia v Finland D 0-0 International Friendly
10 Oct 1998 Northern Ireland v Finland L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group 3
14 Oct 1998 Turkey v Finland W 1-3 UEFA European Championship Group 3
10 Feb 1999 Poland v Finland D 1-1 International Friendly
31 Mar 1999 Germany v Finland L 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 3
28 Apr 1999 Slovenia v Finland D 1-1 International Friendly
05 Jun 1999 Finland v Turkey L 2-4 UEFA European Championship Group 3
09 Jun 1999 Moldova v Finland D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group 3
18 Aug 1999 Belgium v Finland W 3-4 International Friendly
04 Sep 1999 Finland v Germany L 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group 3
09 Oct 1999 Finland v Northern Ireland W 4-1 UEFA European Championship Group 3
29 Mar 2000 Wales v Finland W 1-2 International Friendly
26 Apr 2000 Poland v Finland D 0-0 International Friendly
16 Aug 2000 Finland v Norway W 3-1 International Friendly
02 Sep 2000 Finland v Albania W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
15 Nov 2000 Republic of Ireland v Finland L 3-0 International Friendly
01 Feb 2001 Sweden v Finland W 0-1 NORDIC CHAMPIONSHIPS
15 Feb 2001 Kuwait v Finland L 4-3 International Friendly
18 Feb 2001 Oman v Finland W 1-2 International Friendly
20 Feb 2001 Oman v Finland W 0-2 International Friendly
28 Feb 2001 Luxembourg v Finland W 0-1 International Friendly
24 Mar 2001 England v Finland L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
09 May 2001 Estonia v Finland D 1-1 International Friendly
02 Jun 2001 Finland v Germany D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
15 Aug 2001 Finland v Belgium W 4-1 International Friendly
01 Sep 2001 Albania v Finland W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
05 Sep 2001 Finland v Greece W 5-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
06 Oct 2001 Germany v Finland D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
27 Mar 2002 Portugal v Finland W 1-4 International Friendly
17 Apr 2002 FYR Macedonia v Finland L 1-0 International Friendly
22 May 2002 Finland v Latvia W 2-1 International Friendly
21 Aug 2002 Finland v Republic of Ireland L 0-3 International Friendly
07 Sep 2002 Finland v Wales L 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group 9
12 Oct 2002 Finland v Azerbaijan W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Group 9
16 Oct 2002 Serbia and Montenegro v Finland L 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 9
12 Feb 2003 Northern Ireland v Finland W 0-1 International Friendly
29 Mar 2003 Italy v Finland L 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 9
07 Jun 2003 Finland v Serbia and Montenegro W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Group 9
11 Jun 2003 Finland v Italy L 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group 9
20 Aug 2003 Denmark v Finland D 1-1 International Friendly
06 Sep 2003 Azerbaijan v Finland W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group 9
10 Sep 2003 Wales v Finland D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 9
11 Oct 2003 Finland v Canada W 3-2 International Friendly
31 Mar 2004 Malta v Finland W 1-2 International Friendly
18 Aug 2004 Romania v Finland L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
04 Sep 2004 Finland v Andorra W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
08 Sep 2004 Armenia v Finland W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
09 Oct 2004 Finland v Armenia W 3-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
13 Oct 2004 Netherlands v Finland L 3-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
08 Feb 2005 Finland v Latvia W 2-1 CYPRUS TOURNAMENT Semi-final
26 Mar 2005 Czech Republic v Finland L 4-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
02 Jun 2005 Finland v Denmark L 0-1 International Friendly
08 Jun 2005 Finland v Netherlands L 0-4 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
03 Sep 2005 Andorra v Finland D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
07 Sep 2005 Finland v FYR Macedonia W 5-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
01 Mar 2006 Finland v Belarus D 2-2 CYPRUS INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT
16 Aug 2006 Finland v Northern Ireland L 1-2 International Friendly
07 Oct 2006 Armenia v Finland D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group A
11 Oct 2006 Kazakhstan v Finland W 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group A
22 Aug 2007 Finland v Kazakhstan W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group A
13 Oct 2007 Belgium v Finland D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group A
17 Oct 2007 Finland v Spain D 0-0 International Friendly


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.