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In this section we present basic profiles and statistics about individual football clubs, as well as links to previous articles we have written about each club.

Click to select the club you are interested in. For each club we provide summary financial data (turnover, pre-tax profits, employees etc.), average league match attendances stats and links to archived articles about that club.

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Club Listings

Traditional Cheltenham Town football shirt

The club was founded was founded in 1887 by Albert Close White and joined the Southern League in 1935, winning promotion to the Alliance Premier League (now the Conference National) in 1985, but were relegated seven years later. They were...

Traditional Chester City football shirt

The club was founded in 1885 as an amalgamation of Chester Rovers and Old King's Scholars F.C. Originally it was called Chester F.C. but changed the name, adding the suffix City, in 1983. The club plays at the Deva Stadium (Capacity 5,328 - 3,929...

Traditional Chesterfield FC football shirt

The club was founded in 1867 and currently play at the Recreation Ground Saltergate (capacity: 8,504), although plans for a new 10,000 all-seater stadium, to be built by Alfred McAlpine and to be named the B2net Stadium, are still in progress for...

Traditional Atletico Madrid football shirt

Atleti's early history began in 1903 when Athletic Club de Madrid was founded by three Basque students living in Madrid who saw the new club as a branch of Athletic Bilbao. In 1921 Athletic Madrid became independent of Athletic Bilbao and by 1939...

Traditional Colchester United football shirt

The club was formed in 1937, and briefly shared the Layer Road ground with now defunct side Colchester Town, who had previously used the ground since 1910. Colchester United now play in the Colchester Community Stadium (capacity 10,000),...

Traditional Coventry City football shirt

The club was founded in 1883 by employees of Singers, a bicycle firm, changing its name in 1898 from Singers F.C. to Coventry City. In April 2003 the club announced massive debts totalling just over £20 million but also the completion of the...

Traditional Crewe Alexandra football shirt

The club was formed in 1877 and is based at Gresty Road (stadium capacity: 10,153). Reputedly named after Princess Alexandra, the team is nicknamed 'The Railwaymen' due to that town's links with the rail industry. The club is recognised for its...

Traditional Crystal Palace football shirt

Crystal Palace was formed in 1905 and plays its home matches at Selhurst Park (capacity: 26,309), where it has been based since 1924. The club went into administration in 1999 after owner Mark Goldberg appeared to overstretch himself in spending...

Traditional Darlington FC football shirt

The club was placed in administration in December 2003 but was taken over and came out of administration by the end of Summer 2004. The club plays at the 96.6 TFM Arena, a 25,000-seat stadium that opened in 2003. Formerly known as the George...

Traditional Derby County football shirt

The club was formed in 1884 as an offshoot of Derbyshire County Cricket Club. It was a founder members of The Football League when it was launched in 1888. In 1891 they absorbed Derby Midland F.C. In 1895 the club moved to a new stadium, The...