The popularity of football in Scotland has increased exponentially over the years. Football teams are gaining more and more notoriety among Scots and international football fans. Moreover, teams like Rangers and Celtic already have international recognition because of their Champions League pedigree. Like most footballing nations, the economic impact of football is huge, and football has positively impacted the economy of Scotland through revenues from grass root footballing events and the Scottish Professional Football League. Tax contributions to the Scottish Treasury is also one of the positive impacts on top of job creation during league and tournament matches.