Manchester United Football Club is an English Premier League football club which plays at Old Trafford in Greater Manchester. The club was formed as Newton Heath in 1878, joined the Football League in 1892, and has played in the top division of English football since 1938 with the exception of the 1974–75 season. Average attendances at the club have been higher than any other team in English football for all but six seasons since 1964–65.
Real Madrid Club de Fútbol, commonly known as Real Madrid (and in Spain, in football circles, simply as el Madrid), is a professional association football club based in Madrid, Spain. It is the most successful team in Spanish football and was voted by FIFA as the most successful club of the 20th century, having won a record thirty-one La Liga titles, seventeen Spanish Cups, a record nine European Cups and two UEFA Cups.
SBV Excelsior is a professional football club from Rotterdam, in the Kralingen-Crooswijk district. It was founded on July 23, 1902 and was formerly known as 'Rotterdamse Voetbal en Atletiek Vereniging Excelsior' (Rotterdam Football and Athletics Union Excelsior). The club was relegated from the top Dutch league, Eredivisie in 2007/08. Excelsior used to be a satellite club of Feyenoord, where Excelsior received money and players (either on loan or free transfer) from Feyenoord.
Fluminense Football Club is a sports club based in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Founded in the beginning of the 20th century as a single-sport institution, Fluminense is today an umbrella organization for several teams in more than 16 different sport activities. The most popular endeavour of Fluminense, however, continues to be football. This article concerns itself with Fluminense solely as a professional football club.
Norwich City Football Club (also known as The Canaries) is an English professional football club based in Norwich, Norfolk. Norwich are currently members of League One, having been relegated from the Championship in 2008–09. They were founder members of the Premier League in 1992–93, and played in its first three seasons, reaching the UEFA Cup 3rd Round, returning for one season in 2004–05.
Grazer AK, founded 18 August 1902 as Grazer Athletik-Sport Klub (in Austria the abbreviation GAK is more common), is an Austrian sports club, from the city of Graz in the federal state of Styria (Steiermark). The football section is one of the most traditional Austrian clubs, most successful in the decade 1995 - 2005. The other sections are basketball, diving and tennis.
Vicenza Calcio is an Italian football club based in Vicenza, Veneto. The club was formed in 1902 and currently plays in Italy's Serie B, having spent the entire 1960s and a large part of the 1990s in Serie A. The team's colors are red and white.
Ards F.C. is a Northern Irish football club playing in IFA Championship 1. The club, founded in 1900, is from Newtownards, but plays its home matches at Dixon Park in Ballyclare, which it shares with Ballyclare Comrades. Club colours are red and blue. The club has suffered severe financial problems in recent times. This resulted in the club having to sell its ground, Castlereagh Park, to property developers.
MSV Duisburg is a German football based in Duisburg, North Rhine-Westphalia. Nicknamed "the Zebras" for their traditional striped jerseys, the club was one of the original members of the Bundesliga when it was formed in 1963.
MVV (Maastrichtse Voetbal Vereniging) is a Dutch professional football club from the city of Maastricht, founded on April 2, 1902. Because their logo is based on the city's coat of arms, an armed angel holding a red shield with a white star, they are nicknamed "de Sterrendragers" ("Wearers of Stars") and, in local dialect, "Us MVV'ke" ("our little MVV").
The Go Ahead Eagles are a football club from Deventer, Netherlands, currently playing in the Eerste Divisie. The club's home stadium is De Adelaarshorst. To date, the club has won the national championship four times (1917, 1922, 1930, 1933). They have produced several international players over the years, such as René Eijkelkamp, Marc Overmars, Paul Bosvelt, Jan Kromkamp, Victor Sikora and Demy de Zeeuw, whilst providing Henk Ten Cate and Leo Beenhakker with their first tastes of management.
Le Mans Union Club 72 is a French football club, based in Le Mans. It was founded in 1985, as a result of a merger between Union Sportive du Mans (USM) and Stade Olympique du Maine (SOM). Beginning 1 July 2010, the club will be renamed Le Mans Football Club and will have a brand new logo.
Debreceni VSC or just Debrecen or DVSC is a football club from the city of Debrecen in Hungary. The club became the second Hungarian football club to reach the group stages of the Champions League. Debreceni VSC are the reigning Hungarian champions, having won the 2008-2009 Hungarian League. Debreceni VSC has been the most successful Hungarian club since 2000. The club has won the Hungarian Champion title four times in 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2009.
Club Atlético Tigre is a football club from Victoria, San Fernando Partido, Buenos Aires, Argentina. At the end of the 2006-2007 season the club were promoted to the Primera Division Argentina. The 2007-2008 season was their first at the highest level of the Argentine Football Association league system in 27 years. Founded on August 3, 1902 in the city of Tigre, the club have participated in 23 seasons in the Argentine first division.
Associazione Sportiva Biellese 1902 is an Italian football club, based in Biella, Piedmont. The club was founded in 1902. The team's colors are black and white. Biellese finished 17th in Girone A of Serie C2 2006-07 and was forced to play in the relegation playoffs, where it lost 3-2 on aggregate to 14th-placed Lumezzane, and was relegated to Serie D. In the Serie D 2007–08 season, the team played in Girone A where it placed a distant second to Alessandria.
Montevarchi Calcio Aquila 1902 is an Italian football club, based in Montevarchi, Tuscany. The club was founded in 1902 as Aquila Montevarchi. Montevarchi currently plays in Serie D. The team's colors are red and purple. The purple is often mistaken for dark blue.
Slimbridge Football Club are an English football club representing the village of Slimbridge, near Dursley, Gloucestershire (although their ground is actually in nearby Cambridge), currently playing in the Gloucestershire County League.
SC Charlottenburg (commonly SCC Berlin) is a German sports club based in the Charlottenburg district of Berlin and founded in 1902 as Charlottenburger Sport-Club 1902. In 1911, they merged with Sport-Club Westen 05 and changed their club colors from yellow and blue to black and white.
Hassocks F.C. is a football club based in Hassocks, West Sussex, England. The club joined the Sussex County League Division Two in 1981 and has reached the 2nd round of the FA Vase twice in its history. For the 2008-09 season, the club is a member of the Sussex County League Division One. Hassocks currently run three senior teams, along with a youth side and a veterans' side. President: Maurice Boxall.
New Bradwell St Peter F.C. is a football club based in New Bradwell in Milton Keynes, England. The club was formed in 1902 and joined the South Midlands League in 1970. They are currently members of Spartan South Midlands League Division One.
Ilfracombe Town F.C. is a football club based in Ilfracombe, Devon, England. The club was founded in 1902 as Ilfracombe F.C. and became a founder member of the North Devon League in 1904. In 1920, the Town suffix was added to the club's title. In 1922, the club switched to the East Devon League. They were the founding members of the Western Football League Division Three in 1949 and progressed through the division until reaching the Western League top flight in 1953.