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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 Scarborough football shirt

The club was formed in 1879 and in 1898 moved to the Athletic Ground in Seamer Road. The ground was renamed The McCain Stadium in a pioneering sponsorship deal in 1988 (AKA 'The Theatre of Chips'). Promoted to the full Football League in 1987 the...

Traditional Scunthorpe United football shirt

Scunthorpe United, Nicknamed "The Iron", formerly known as Scunthorpe and Lindsey United, among other names, has existed since 1899, but did not join the Football League until 1950 when the league structure was expanded. The club play at Glanford...

Traditional Sevilla football shirt

Sevilla Fútbol Club Sociedad Deportiva SAD was founded in 1905. The club is owned by its fans, with the company shares distributed across a few major holders and a large base of fans. It runs its own radio station (Sevilla FC Radio) and local...

Traditional Sheffield United football shirt

The club was originally formed in 1889 at the Adelphi Hotel in Sheffield as a way of keeping the Sheffield United Cricket Club together during the winter close season. The team play at Bramall Lane, a 32,600 capacity stadium. The company was...

Traditional Sheffield Wednesday football shirt

The club was founded in 1867 - one of the oldest professional clubs in the world and the fifth oldest in the English league. The Wednesday, as they were named until 1929, were founding members of The Football Alliance in 1889, and joined The...

Traditional Shrewsbury Town football shirt

The club was founded in 1886 and were first elected to the Football League proper (in Division 3 North) in 1950 following the decision to expand from 88 to 92 clubs. The club plays at the New Meadow ground, also called the Prostar Stadium as part...

Traditional Southampton football shirt

The club was founded in 1885, as St. Mary's YMA, and now play at the St Mary's Stadium (capacity 32,689). The club has won the FA Cup once, and their highest-ever league finish was second in the top flight in 1983–84. Southampton Football Club...

Traditional Southend United football shirt

The club was founded in 1906 and play at the Roots Hall ground (capacity 12,306). The future of this location had been in doubt since it was sold to property developers in 1998. Planning permission has been granted for a new 22,000 seater stadium...

Traditional Sporting football shirt

Sporting Clube de Portugal - Sociedade Desportiva de Futebol, SAD, founded in 1906, is a general sports club based in Lisbon with more than 97,000 registered club members, although the football 'department' is clearly dominant across all of the...

Traditional St. Mirren football shirt

The club was founded in 1877 and is based in Paisley, Renfrewshire. Home matches are played at St. Mirren Park (Capacity: 8,029) a new stadium completed at the beginning of 2009 on Greenhill Road. It has four stands and is similar to the other...