List of English football teams facts for kids

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

Barclays Premier League

  • A.F.C. Bournemouth - Team founded in 1899 and nicknamed the Cherries. They play at Dean Court in Bournemouth and their chairman is Jeff Mostyn and their current manager is Eddie Howe.
  • 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.
  • Burnley F.C. - Team founded in 1882 and they play at Turf Moor. Their chairman is Mike Garlick and their manager is Sean Dyche. They are nicknamed the Clarets.
  • 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 Antonio Conte.
  • Crystal Palace F.C. - Team founded in 1905 and play at Selhurst Park. Their chairman is Steve Parish and their manager is Alan Pardew. Their nickname is the Eagles.
  • 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 Ronald Koeman. They are home to some of the Premier Leauge's best talent including Ross Barkley, Romelu Lukaku and Gerard Deulofeu.
  • Hull City A.F.C. - Team founded in 1904 and play at the KC Stadium. Their chairman is Assem Allam and currently do not have a manager. They are nicknamed the Tigers.
  • Leicester City - Team founded in 1884 and play at the King Power Stadium. Their chairman is Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha and their manager is Claudio Ranieri. They are nicknamed the Foxes.
  • Liverpool F.C. - Team founded in 1892 and play at Anfield in Liverpool and their manager is Jürgen Klopp and their chairman is Tom Werner. They are nicknamed the Reds and are one of England's most successful clubs and have been home to great players such as Luis Suarez and Steven Gerrard.
  • 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 Pep Guardiola.
  • 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 José Mourinho. They are one of the most successful English clubs and have had great players such as David Beckham, George Best and Cristiano Ronaldo.
  • Middlesbrough F.C. - Team founded in 1876 and play at Riverside Stadium. Their manager is Tony Mowbray and their chairman is Steve Gibson.
  • Southampton F.C. - Team founded in 1885. They play at St. Mary's Stadium. Their manager is Claude Puel and their chairman is Ralph Krueger. Nicknamed the Saints.
  • Stoke City F.C. - Team founded in 1863 and play at the Britania Stadium. Their chairman is Peter Coates and their manager is Mark Hughes. They are nicknamed the Potters.
  • 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 David Moyes. They are nicknamed the Black Cats.
  • Swansea City A.F.C. - Team founded in 1912 and they play at the Liberty Stadium. Their chairman is Huw Jenkins and their manager is Bob Bradley. They are nicknamed the Swans.
  • 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 Mauricio Pochettino. They are nicknamed Spurs.
  • Watford F.C. - Team founded in 1881 and they play at Vicarage Road in Watford. Their owner is Gino Pozzo, their chairman is Raffaele Riva and their head coach is Walter Mazzarri.
  • West Bromwich Albion F.C. - Team founded in 1878 and they play at the Hawthorns. Their chairman is Jeremy Pearce and their manager is Tony Pulis. They are nicknamed the Baggies.
  • West Ham United F.C. - Team founded in 1895 and then called Thames Ironworks FC and play at the Olympic Stadium in London. Their chairman is Eggert Magnusson and their manager is Slaven Bilić. They are nicknamed the Hammers.

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