Stoke City

Manager
Mark Hughes
Established
1863
Nick Name
The Potters
Stadium
Britannia Stadium
Capacity
27740
Twitter
https://twitter.com/stokecity
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/stokecity
Website
http://www.stokecityfc.com/

General Information

Stoke City F.C. was formed in 1863 under the name Stoke Ramblers, when pupils of Charterhouse School formed a football club while apprentices at the North Staffordshire Railway works in Stoke-upon-Trent. The club's first documented match was in October 1868, against an EW May XV at the Victoria Cricket Club ground. Henry Almond, the club's founder, was also captain, and scored the club's first ever goal. During this period they played at the Victoria Cricket Ground; however, they switched to...
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