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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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Traditional Lincoln City football shirt

Known as the Red Imps, the club was originally formed in 1884 as an amateur association, turning professional in the 1891. City play at Sincil Bank, a 10,100 capacity stadium that the club bought back from a helpful Lincoln city council at a...

Liverpool FC badge

Liverpool F.C. was founded by John Houlding on 15 March 1892 to play at a vacated Anfield after Everton FC refused to pay the rent. The club has won eighteen First Division titles, seven FA Cups, eight League Cups , three UEFA/ Europa League Cups...

Traditional Livingston FC shirt

The club was founded in 1943 as Ferranti Thistle, a works team. The club was admitted to the Scottish Football League in 1974. However, due to stringent SFL rules on overt sponsorship of teams at the time, they were forced to change their name in...

Traditional Luton Town football shirt

Created by the merger of Luton Wanderers and Luton Excelsior in 1885, the club was the first in southern England to turn professional, making payments to players as early as 1890 and turning fully professional a year later. they were one of the...

Traditional Lyngby football shirt

Founded in 1921 the club is based at Lyngby Stadion in the suburbs of Copenhagen. Previously known as Lyngby FC this entity went bankrupt in 2001 and they were relegated to the amateur Danmarksserien league, just below the top three Danish pro...

Traditional Malaga CF football shirt

The club was founded in 1948 as Atlético Malagueño, changing to Málaga CF in 1994 after taking over the mantle, and inheriting the fanbase, of Club Deportivo Málaga, that had gone bankrupt. Home matches are played at La Rosaleda, which has a...

Traditional Manchester City football shirt

The club's first recognised competitive fixture was played in November 1880, when the side was known as St. Mark's (West Gorton), they then became Ardwick Association Football Club in 1887 before changing their name to Manchester City Football...

Traditional Manchester United football shirt

The club was formed as Newton Heath L&YR F.C. in 1878 as the works team of the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway depot at Newton Heath, changing its name to Manchester United in 1902. Prior to the 2005 takeover by the Glazer family the company...

Traditional Mansfield Town football shirt

Known as 'The Stags', Mansfield began life in 1897 under the name of Mansfield Wesleyans, a name that derived from a local church. The present name was adopted by the club in the summer of 1910. The club play at the Field Mill ground which can...

Traditional Middlesbrough football shirt

'Boro' were formed in 1876 and turned professional in 1889. They currently play at the 35,100 capacity Riverside Stadium (since August 1995). The club came close to folding in 1986 after experiencing severe financial difficulties before being...