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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 Queen's Park football shirt

The club was founded in 1867. It is the oldest football club in Scotland. Home matches are played at Hampden Park, located in south east Glasgow, which is also the home of the Scottish national team and one of 29 UEFA denominated 'elite' stadia....

Traditional Raith Rovers football shirt

The club was founded in 1883 in the Scottish town of Kirkcaldy, playing at Robbie's Park, moving to their current home of Stark's Park (current spectator capacity = 10,104) in 1891. The club turned professional by 1892 and were the first football...

Traditional Rangers football shirt

Company shares are traded on the Plus Markets (formerly Ofex). The club was founded in 1873 and its home is the the all-seated Ibrox Stadium in south west Glasgow, a UEFA five-star stadium with a capacity of 51,082. As of 2009, Rangers had won 52...

Traditional Reading football shirt

Reading F.C. were formed in 1871. Promoted to the Premier League after season 2005/06 - the first time the club had ever made the top league since its foundation in 1871. The club is chaired by John Madejski (who bought the club in 1991) . Since...

Traditional RCD Espanyol football shirt

Español are the 'other' club in Barcelona, the one without the sainthood complex. Espanyol currently play in the Estadi Olímpic Lluís Companys (the site of the 1992 Summer Olympics) but are looking to move into a new stadium for season 2009 in...

Traditional Real Madrid football shirt

Founded in 1902, the club has been owned and operated by its members (called 'socios') since its inception. Home matches are played at the Estadio Santiago Bernabéu (Capacity: 80,354). As of 2009, Real Madrid had been European Champions a record...

Traditional Rochdale football shirt

The club was founded in 1907. It was a founder member of the Football League Division Three North in 1921. Since 1974 Rochdale have played in the fourth tier of the English Football League. Home matches are played at the Spotland Stadium -...

Traditional Rotherham United football shirt

The club was founded in 1870 and plays at the Millmoor ground (capacity 7,902). Early in 2006 it was announced that the club was losing £140,000 per month. Since Rotherham did not own their ground (Ken Booth took ownership of Millmoor in return...

Traditional Standard de Liege football shirt

The club was founded in 1900 as Standard FC, by students at the Saint-Servais High School in Liege. In 1910 it changed to Standard Club Liégeois and by 1923 had taken its present name. Standard has won the Belgian league on 10 occasions, most...

Traditional Rushden and Diamonds football shirt

The club was formed at the end of the 1991/92 season following a merger between Rushden Town FC (Southern League) and Irthlingborough Diamonds FC (United Counties League). This merger was largely brought about by Max Griggs, a local businessman,...