Business End of the Season
This means the most important part of the season or the the run in at the end of the football year. We use the term business as it suggests that vital matters are to be decided. So, at this time of year in the football world important issues such as becoming champions, winning trophies, getting relegated or qualifying for Europe are all focused on. When there are only 6 or 7 games left to play in the season teams are focused on the business end of the season.
- Example: The business end of the season is usually when the cups and trophies are being handed out or relegation is decided.
- Example: Manchester United usually play well in the business end of the season