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 Luton Town × 2 216
England Manchester City 108
England Wolverhampton Wanderers 93
England Notts County 92
England Peterborough United 88
England Wycombe Wanderers 87
England Shrewsbury Town 85
France Paris St-Germain 102
Spain Valencia 82
Germany Bayer Leverkusen 75
Total 1028

Optimal December Selection

England Manchester City × 2 48
England Wigan Athletic 20
England Peterborough United 18
England Bradford City 18
England Leicester City 17
England Bristol City 15
England Crystal Palace 15
Scotland Kilmarnock 20
Scotland Heart of Midlothian 18
Italy Udinese 17
Total 206