Manchester City Football Club is an English Premier League football club who play at the City of Manchester Stadium. Founded in 1880 as St. Mark’s (West Gorton), they became Ardwick Association Football Club in 1887 before settling on their present name in 1894.
The club’s most successful period was in the late 1960s and early 1970s when they won the League Championship, the FA Cup, the League Cup and European Cup Winners’ Cup under the management team of Joe Mercer and Malcolm Allison and with players including Colin Bell, Mike Summerbee and Francis Lee.
|About Manchester City F.C.|
|Full Name:||Manchester City Football Club|
|Nick Name(s):||City, The Citizens, The Sky Blues|
|Founded||1880; 132 years ago
as St. Mark's (West Gorton) 16 April 1894, as Manchester City
|Home Ground||City of Manchester Stadium
|Owner||Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan|
|Chairman||Khaldoon Al Mubarak|