There are 5,477,800,513,891,200 possible ways to combine 7 (out of 116) English teams and 3 (out of 90) foreign teams. Which of these trillions of possible entries would have earned you the most points within the £900m budget?

Optimal Overall Selection

England Luton Town × 2 154
England Doncaster Rovers 73
England Charlton Athletic 72
England Portsmouth 71
England Harrogate Town 70
England Leyton Orient 70
England Norwich City 69
France Paris St-Germain 75
Germany Borussia Dortmund 73
Spain Levante 49
Total 776

Optimal December Selection

England West Ham United × 2 36
England Liverpool 17
England Arsenal 14
England Peterborough United 13
England Doncaster Rovers 12
England Harrogate Town 12
England Norwich City 12
Spain Real Madrid 18
Spain Levante 16
Spain Getafe 16
Total 166