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  • Footy fans flock to the UK
  • Footy fans flock to the UK
    Danny Molyneux (2015) ©
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Footy fans flock to the UK

Why do tourists come to the UK? To wonder at Windsor Castle? To hike in the Scottish Highlands? 2015 figures from VisitBritain show that 800,000 international visitors to the UK in 2014 went to watch a football match. And these footy fans are spending big while they are abroad.

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