From Dixie Dean to Dave Hickson, there aren’t many Everton Football Club legends Billy Ingham hasn’t seen play. The star of the Barclays Thank You ad last season and a stalwart at Goodison Park for over 80 years, Billy’s passion for the Toffees epitomises everything about ‘The People’s Club’. We caught up with Billy to discuss his newfound fame, memories from the past and why Everton Football Club means the world to him.
We staged the Barclays #YouAreFootball Experiment to find out exactly what happens to fans' hearts on matchdays.
Superfans and Barclays Premier League legends were wired up to heart rate monitors to chart their emotional journeys on the biggest weekend of the season so far. The experiment took place at the Emirates Stadium, Anfield, Barclays Premier League Live in Johannesburg and world-famous fan pubs in London, Manchester and Liverpool.
Here's what happened when Robert Pires, John Aldridge, Shaun Goater, Gary Mabbutt and our superfans were monitored across an exhilarating weekend of Barclays Premier League football.