Hamilton Academical F.C.
|Full name||Hamilton Academical Football Club|
The Pride of Lanarkshire
|Ground||New Douglas Park,|
|League||Scottish Premier League|
|2008/09||Scottish Premier League, 9th|
Hamilton Academical is a football team from Hamilton, Lanarkshire in Scotland. They were first set up in 1874 from Hamilton Academy. More commonly known as "Hamilton Accies" the team won promotion from SFL Division 2 to SFL Division 1 in the 2003-04 season. This was followed up by promotion to the Scottish Premier League in the 2007-08 season. The club have played at New Douglas Park from 2001, having previously played at Douglas Park.