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 Manchester City × 2 436
England Luton Town 195
England Wolverhampton Wanderers 183
England Notts County 171
England Accrington Stanley 171
England Shrewsbury Town 170
England AFC Fylde 167
France Paris St-Germain 241
France Lyon 182
Spain Valencia 165
Total 2081

Optimal May Selection

England Rotherham United × 2 34
England Coventry City 16
England Arsenal 13
England West Ham United 12
England Boreham Wood 12
England Crystal Palace 10
England Shrewsbury Town 9
France Bordeaux 20
France Toulouse 19
Germany Wolfsburg 18
Total 163