There are 5,477,800,513,891,200.0 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 Lincoln City × 2 306
England Sheffield United 135
England Chelsea 131
England Carlisle United 122
England Fleetwood Town 121
England Huddersfield Town 118
England Fulham 113
Scotland Celtic 155
France Monaco 148
Spain Sevilla 119
Total 1468

Optimal February Selection

England Huddersfield Town × 2 46
England Cardiff City 20
England Sheffield Wednesday 20
England Stevenage 18
England Fulham 17
England Morecambe 17
England Mansfield Town 17
France Monaco 29
Italy Roma 24
Scotland Aberdeen 24
Total 232