Apple kicks off the footie season with an App Store sale

There'll be some big savings available from tonight on the top football games

It seems like only yesterday that Chelsea efficiently hustled their way to the 2015 English Premier League title but here we are again on the verge of a new season - and Apple's marking the event with an App Store sale.

From midnight tonight (August 6) until August 13 you'll be able to get discounts of a host of footie games, including established stars such as FIFA 15 and Football Manager Handheld and young hopefuls such as Score! Hero.

The discounts range from big savings - 50%-plus in some cases - on purchase price down to reduced in-app fees, and you can see what's on offer below.

Top Eleven (In-app purchases at limited-time prices)

FIFA 15 (50% off rare player pack)

Score! Hero (Limited-time price on starter pack)

PES Club Manager (In-app purchases at limited-time prices)

Football Manager Handheld 2015 (Over 50% off)

Football Manager Classic 2015 (Over 50% off)