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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 Walsall football shirt

Known as The Saddlers, the club was founded in 1888 as Walsall Town Swifts, an amalgamation of Walsall Town F.C. and Walsall Swifts F.C. The club were one of the founder members of the Second Division in 1892. Walsall moved into their 11,000...

Traditional Watford football shirt

The club was founded in 1881 and plays at Vicarage Road ground (which has a capacity of 23,500), which they share with Saracens Rugby Club (since 1997). The pop star Elton John is the club's honorary life president. The club is incorporated...

Traditional West Bromwich Albion football shirt

The club was formed in 1878 by workers from Salter's Spring Works in West Bromwich, and have played their home games at The Hawthorns (capacity: 26,500) since 1900. West Bomwich Albion was a founder member the Football League (which was formed in...

Traditional West Ham United football shirt

The "Hammers" were taken over by an Icelandic consortium in November 2006 in a £85m takeover bid headed by Eggert Magnusson. The agreement was to buy 83% of shares and Terry Brown, the existing chairman at that time, stepped down although stayed...

Weymouth FC shirt

The club was founded in 1890 and play at The Wessex Stadium (capacity 6,500). Average attendances had risen to over 1,500 for league matches (based on 2005/6 season figures supplied by the club), amongst the highest gates outside the top tiers of...

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Founded in 1932 the club plays at the JJB Stadium (capacity 25,138) part of the Robin Park complex in Wigan. It has been the club's home since the 1999/2000 season and is shared with the Wigan Warriors rugby league team. The owner and club...

Traditional Wolves football shirt

The club was in severe financial difficulties throughout the early to mid-1980s but was reinvigorated with the arrival of Sir Jack Hayward as owner in 1990. His money and management totally transformed the decrepit Molineux stadium with £20...

Traditional Wresham football shirt

The club was founded in 1872 and plays at the Racecourse Ground (capacity 15,500). In May 2004 the chairman, Alex Hamilton, who owned 78% of the club's shares, gave the club a years' notice to quit the ground. In December 2004 the club was placed...

Traditional Wycombe Wanderers football shirt

The club was founded in 1887 and from 1896 they played in the Southern League, moving to the Great Western Suburban League in 1908 and to the Spartan League after the First World War. By 1921 Wycombe was playing in the Isthmian League and by 1985...

Traditional Yeovil football shirt

The club was originally founded in 1890 as Yeovil Football Club. In 1895 they became Yeovil Casuals and in 1907 changed to Yeovil Town. A famous non-league club, Yeovil eventually won promotion to the Football League proper (as Conference...