League Cup Winners Past and Present

The English Football League Cup is competed for by all 92 members of the Premier League and English Football League and is played over seven rounds. Since 1996, any teams involved in European competition during the season enter the competition in the third round; with the other Premier League sides entering in the second round, … Read more

Premier League Table 2016/17

Antonio Conte worked his magic to guide Chelsea to their fifth title in a record-breaking campaign, with Stamford Bridge inspired by new signing and Player of the Season N’Golo Kante. In the 25th season of the Premier League, Chelsea claimed 30 wins, the most by any team in a Premier League season, to rack up … Read more

Premier League Table 2017/18

Premier League Records tumbled as Pep Guardiola guided his awesome Manchester City side to the highest points tally ever seen in Premier League history, finishing on 100 points. City finished 19 points clear of 2nd placed local rivals Manchester United, scoring 106 goals, a goal difference of +79 and recorded 32 wins, all of which … Read more

Premier League Table 2018/19

This was one of the Premier League’s closest title races with Manchester City edging out Liverpool to defend their champions status and became the first club to retain the title in a decade.

Leicester City Football Club, History, Facts & Records

A Brief History of Leicester City Football Club Founded: 1884 as Leicester Fosse F.C. Nickname: The Foxes Founded in 1884, Leicester Fosse F.C. were elected to the Football League in 1894 and adopted the name Leicester City in 1919 The club have been FA Cup finalists four times, won the League Cup three times and competed … Read more

Premier League Table 2019/20

Liverpool have been crowned Premier League Champions for the first time The 2019–20 Premier League is the 28th season of the Premier League, the top English professional football league, since its establishment in 1992. Manchester City are the defending champions for the second successive year, after picking up the domestic treble the previous season. It was the first Premier League season to have … Read more

Manchester City Football Club, History, Facts & Records

A Brief History of Manchester City Football Club Founded: 1880 Nickname: Man City, The Citizens, The Sky Blues, City Founded in 1880 as St. Mark’s (West Gorton), it became Ardwick Association Football Club in 1887 and Manchester City in 1894 Manchester City entered the Football League in 1899 and won their first major title with the FA … Read more

Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club, History, Facts & Records

A Brief History of Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club Founded: 1901 Nickname: Seagulls, Albion Brighton played their early professional football in the Southern League, before being elected to the Football League in 1920. The club enjoyed greatest prominence between 1979 and 1983 when they played in the First Division and reached the 1983 FA … Read more

Chelsea Football Club History, Facts & Records

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A Brief History of Chelsea Football Club Founded: 1905 Nickname: The Blues, The Pensioners Club Motto: Chelsea doesn’t have a club motto.The Latin phrase, “nisi Dominus frustra”, which translates to “unless God be with us, all will be in vain”, was once part of the club crest, but it is no longer in use. Club … Read more

Liverpool Football Club History, Facts & Records

A Brief History of Liverpool Football Club Founded: 1892 Nickname: The Reds Club Motto: You’ll Never Walk Alone Liverpool have won honours both domestically and in European cup competitions. They have won the English League Championship 18 times, the FA Cup seven times and the League Cup a record eight times. In their first season, … Read more

AFC Bournemouth History, Facts & Records

A Brief History of AFC Bournemouth Founded: 1899 as Boscombe Nicknames: The Cherries Motto: Anything is Possible What does the AFC stand for in AFC Bournemouth? It’s short for Athletic Football Club Bournemouth. Formed in 1899 as Boscombe St. John’s Institute F.C. To make the club more representative of the district, the name was changed … Read more

Aston Villa Football Club History, Facts & Records

A Brief History of Aston Villa Football Club Founded: 1874 Nicknames: The Villans, The Villa, Villa Aston Villa were one of the founder members of the Football League in 1888 and of the Premier League in 1992. Villa are one of only five English clubs to have won the European Cup, which they won in … Read more

Manchester United Football Club History, Facts & Records

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A Brief History of Manchester United Football Club Founded: 1878 as Newton Heath LYR Football Club Nickname: The Red Devils Manchester United have won more domestic trophies than any other club in English football, with a record 20 League titles, 12 FA Cups, five League Cups and a record 21 FA Community Shields. United have … Read more

Arsenal Football Club History, Facts & Records

A Brief History of Arsenal Football Club Founded: 1886 Nickname: The Gunners Arsenal won their first major trophies in the 1930’s under the stewardship of Herbert Chapman. In 1970/71 Arsenal became only the second club in the 20th Century to win the League and FA Cup double. Arsene Wenger won a league and cup double … Read more

Football Tours at Arsenal FC

A must for all Football fans, not just Arsenal Fans. A chance to take a tour at Arsenal Football Club The club offers four different Tour Experiences and is sure to offer a great day out for fans. Stadium Tour Explore the Unique, Unrivalled and unforgettable Emirates Stadium Journey into Emirates Stadium and go on … Read more

Premier League Winners Past and Present

The Premier League is the the top flight of English professional football and the most watched football league in the world. The Premier League was started in the 1992/93 season Prior to the inception of the Premier League, the top flight of English football league system was the First Division of the Football League This … Read more

FA Cup Winners Past and Present

I love the FA Cup, it’s my favourite knock out competition. Over the last couple of decades it has been somewhat downgraded by the commercial aspect of the modern game. With the Premier League and Champions League seen as the priorities for the biggest clubs, the FA Cup sometimes takes a back seat and it’s … Read more

FA Cup All Time Winners

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I was curious which team has won the the FA Cup the most, as it is one of my favourite cup competitions, so I took a look at who has won the FA Cup the most and this is what I found out. The most successful FA Cup Team is Arsenal who have won the … Read more

England’s Hat-Trick Heroes

Scoring a goal for England would be a feat in itself and would probably be enough for most fans, but imagine scoring three in one game. An England Hat-Trick.  You’d even get to keep the match ball.  Does’t that even happen anymore? Anyway, let take a look at which players have scored hat-ticks for England … Read more

England’s Top Goal Scorers

As a kid I dreamed of playing for England and scoring a goal at Wembley. Reality check some 40+ years later, I never scored for England.  I didn’t even play for England. But I did manage to get to Wembley and watch England play many times.  I can still feel the crowd roar when England score … Read more

England Managers Past & Present

The England Manager has arguably the hardest job in English Sport, and is perhaps only behind the Prime Minister as being the hardest job in England. Some England Managers have excelled while others have had less favourable experiences, all of which is highly scrutinised by the unforgiving English Media and demanding fans, all of whom … Read more

England’s Most Capped Players

Getting to play for England is a dream of many English supporters and Professionals alike. Winning your first cap for your country is often the highlight of a career, so imagine the feeling of being able to do that more than any other player. England’s most capped player is Peter Shilton who played for England … Read more

The Youngest Player To Score for England

Most players don’t reach their peak until they’re around 28 years old, but as the saying goes, ‘if you’re good enough, you’re old enough’. The youngest player to score for England is Wayne Rooney, who was aged 17 years and 317 days. Rooney’s goal came in a 2-1 win over Macedonia, in a 2004 European … Read more