Skip to main content

"If you want some accessible but informative insight into football then I suggest you couldn't do better than the Political Economy of Football website, which is not only intelligible but comes with the added bonus of being written by Addicks fan Wyn Grant."
Ben Hayes - Charlton Athletic programme

Football Clubs

Share/Save

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.

Alphabetical Football Club Search

a | b | c | d | e-f | g-h | i-j-k-l | m | n-o | p-q | r | s | t-u-v | w | y-z 

Club Listings

Traditional Fulham football shirt

Financial figures presented below refer to Fulham FC (1987) Ltd. However, this is just one subsidiary (of five) of UK parent company Fulham Football Leisure Ltd. In addition there is an overall holding company, owned by Mr Al Fayed, called Fulham...

Traditional FC Barcelona shirt

Futbol Club Barcelona, or just 'Barça' to its fans, is based at the Camp Nou - capacity 98,000. Founded in 1899 by a group of Swiss, English, and Catalan men led by Joan Gamper, the club has now become a Catalan institution. Founding members of...

Traditional Porto Football Shirt

Futebol Clube do Porto was founded in 1893 by wine-salesman António Nicolau de Almeida, who had come into contact with the game duiring a trip to England. The club has won the Portuguese Liga 24 times, the Portuguese Cup 18 times, two European...

Traditional Getafe football shirt

Getafe CF is relatively young being orginally founded in 1946. By end of season 1981/82, following unpaid payments to players, the club was automatically relegated and subsequently liquidated. It was refounded in 1983 with the merger of two...

Traditional Gillingham football shirt

The club was founded in 1893 and joined the Football League in 1920.
They were voted out of the league in favour of Ipswich Town at the end
of the 1937–38 season, but returned to it 12 years later after it was
expanded from 88...

Traditional Girondins de Bordeaux football shirt

Football Club Des Girondins de Bordeaux SA was founded in 1881, turning professional in 1937. The club plays its home-matches in the Stade Chaban Delmas (capacity: 34,327). As of 2009, major honours won by Girondins include 6 French Championships...

Traditional Grimsby Town football shirt

The club was formed in 1878 and was originally called Grimsby Pelham, this being the family name of the Earl of Yarborough, a significant landowner in the area. In 1880 the club purchased land at Clee Park which was to become their ground until...

Traditional Hartlepool Uniuted football shirt

Hartlepool United ('Pools' to its fans) was formed in 1908 and joined the Football League proper in 1921 via entry to the newly formed Third Division North, although the club has never played higher than tier-three of the Football League. Home...

Traditional Hearts football shirt

Heart of Midlothian F.C. are located in Edinburgh, Scotland and are one of two principal professional football clubs in the city, the other being rivals Hibernian. The club was part of the inaugural Scottish Football League competition in 1890....

Traditional Hibernian football shirt

The club was founded in August 1875 by members of the St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church based close to Leith, north Edinburgh.  The club plays at the Easter Road stadium (capacity: 17,500). In 1977 Hibernian became the first Scottish club...