Botafogo de Futebol e Regatas is a Brazilian multi-sport club from Rio de Janeiro. Its football team is placed 12th in FIFA Clubs of the 20th Century. The club symbol is the lone star, represented on its badge. Botafogo means (he who) sets fire and is also the name of the neighbourhood where the club has its origins (Botafogo Beach).
Exeter City Football Club is an English football club, based in Exeter, which was a member of the Football League from 1920 to 2003, and rejoined the league for the 2008–09 season after five seasons in the Conference National. They achieved automatic promotion to League One for the 2009–10 season at the first attempt.
Hull City Association Football Club is an English football club based in Kingston upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, founded in 1904. In 2007–08 they achieved promotion to the top flight of English football for the first time in their history, by winning the Championship play-off final at Wembley Stadium. They finished the 2008–09 season 17th in the Premier League table, successfully avoiding relegation by one point.
IFK Göteborg is a Swedish professional football club based in Gothenburg. The club can be referred to as IFK, although this can be confusing as there are many other clubs in Sweden who use the abbreviation as part of their name. The club is more usually known in Sweden as "Blåvitt" (Blue-White), in reference to the club colours. IFK Göteborg, formed on 4 October 1904, have won 18 national championship titles, five national cup titles, and two UEFA Cups.
Bayer 04 Leverkusen is a German football club based in Leverkusen, North Rhine-Westphalia. It is the most well-known department of TSV Bayer 04 Leverkusen, a sports club whose members also participate in athletics, gymnastics, basketball and other sports.
Leeds City Football Club was the leading professional football club in Leeds, England, before World War I. The club was dissolved in 1919 due to financial irregularities. A new club using the same name was founded in 2005.
Sport Lisboa e Benfica, commonly referred to as Benfica, is a multisports club based in Lisbon, Portugal. Although they compete in a number of different sports, Benfica is mainly known for its football team. Historically, Benfica has been one of the most successful football clubs in Portugal and is one of the Três Grandes, or Big Three, football clubs in Portugal, with Futebol Clube do Porto and Sporting Clube de Portugal being the other two clubs.
HB Tórshavn is one of the oldest, and the most successful Faroes football teams, founded in 1904. It plays in the capital, Tórshavn and is in the Faroe Islands Premier League Football. HB stands for Havnar Bóltfelag, or Harbour Football Club, Havn coming from the name of the town of Tórshavn.
IF Elfsborg is a Swedish football club located in Borås. The club has won 5 national championship titles, the latest in 2006, and 2 national cup titles. Currently playing in the highest Swedish league, Allsvenskan. Elfsborg is based in Borås Arena.
Mikaël Samy Silvestre (born 9 August 1977) is a French football defender. He currently plays for Arsenal. He also plays for the French national team. Silvestre is adept as both a centre-back and a left full-back, though he has stated that he prefers playing in the centre.
Nathan Burgess (born 17 August 1973) is an American actor. Born in Tyler, Texas, Burgess is best known for his portrayal of a pro-life Arkansas Democratic congressman in The West Wing, who was conflicted over the issue of stem cell research in the episode "A Good Day".
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