List of English football teams

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These were the English football (soccer) teams and the leagues they are in.

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  • Arsenal F.C. - Team nicknamed The Gunners who play at the Emirates Stadium in London founded in 1886 and were then called Dial Square, their current manager is Arsene Wenger and their chairman is Sir Chips Keswick.
  • Aston Villa F.C. -Team founded in 1874 and play at Villa Park in Birmingham and are managed by Paul Lambert and their chairman is Randy Lerner. Nicknamed the Villans and can also be nicknamed the Lions.
  • Chelsea F.C. - Team founded in 1905 and nicknamed the Blues and can also be nicknamed the Pensioners. They play at Stamford Bridge in London and their chairman is Bruce Buck, their owner is Roman Abramovich and their manager is Jose Mourinho.
  • Everton F.C. - Team founded in 1878 and their nicknames are the Toffees and the Blues. They play at Goodison Park in Liverpool and their chairman is Bill Kenwright and their manager is Roberto Martinez.
  • Fulham F.C. - Team founded in 1879 and play at Craven Cottage in London. Their chairman is Mohamed Al-Fayed and their manager is René Meulensteen. They are nicknamed the Cottagers.
  • Liverpool F.C.-Team founded in 1892 and play at Anfield in Liverpool and their manager is Brendan Rodgers and their chairman is Tom Werner. They are nicknamed the Reds.
  • Manchester City F.C. - Team founded in 1880 and were then called West Gorton, their chairman is Khaldoon Al Mubarak. They have nicknames of the Citizens and the Blues. They play at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester. Their manager is Manuel Pellegrini.

Manchester United F.C. - Team founded in 1878 and then called Newton Heath. They are nicknamed the Red Devils and play at Old Trafford in Manchester. Their chairmen are Joel and Avram Glazer and their manager is David Moyes. They are one of the most successful English clubs and have had great players such as David Beckham, George Best and Cristiano Ronaldo.

  • Newcastle United F.C. - Team founded in 1892 and play at St James' Park in Newcastle. They are nicknamed the Magpies and can also be nicknamed The Toon. Their chairman is Mike Ashley and their manager is Alan Pardew.
  • Norwich City F.C. - Team founded in 1902. They play at Carrow Road and their manager is Chris Hughton.They are nicknamed the Canaries and their chairman is Alan Bowkett
  • Queens Park Rangers F.C. - Team founded in 1882.They play at Loftus Road and are usually called QPR. Their manager is Harry Redknapp and their chairman is Tony Fernandes.
  • Reading F.C. - Team founded in 1871. They play at the Madejski stadium and are managed by Nigel Adkins. They are nicknamed the Royals and their chairman is Sir John Madejski.
  • Sunderland A.F.C. - Team founded in 1879. They play at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland. Their chairman is Ellis Short and their manager is Gus Poyet. They are nicknamed the Black Cats.
  • Tottenham Hotspur F.C. - Team founded in 1882 and then called Hotspur FC. They play at White Hart Lane in London. Their chairman is Daniel Levy and their manager is Tim Sherwood. They are nicknamed Spurs.
  • West Ham United F.C. - Team founded in 1895 and then called Thames Ironworks FC and play at Upton Park in London. Their chairman is Eggert Magnusson and their manager is Sam Allardyce. They are nicknamed the Hammers.
  • Wigan Athletic F.C. - Team founded in 1932 and play at the JJB Stadium in Wigan. Their chairman is David Whelan and their manager is Uwe Rosler. They are nicknamed the Latics and play at the DW Stadium.

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