The Mancheter United FC Database - A statistical record of Manchester United FC
Manchester United FC was formed in 1878 and is one of the most successful clubs in
Manchester United have won 19 League Championships, 11 FA Cups, 4 League Cups, 3
European Cups, 1 European Cup Winners Cup, 1 Super Cup.
Most of these trophies have been won under manager Sir Alex Ferguson.
For most of Manchester United’s history the club has been in the top flight of English
and world football. The club’s most recent history has seen them at the very top
and participating in Europe every season. Manchester United FC have one of the best
Champions League records of any club in Europe over the last 10 years.
The club was formed in 1878 as Newton Heath and moved to Old Trafford in 1910. Old
Trafford was extensively damaged during Second World War bombing raids, causing United
to play their home games at Manchester City’s ground.
The club name was changed to Manchester United in 1902.
A number of iconic football names have been involved with Manchester United over
the years including Sir Matt Busby, Duncan Edwards, George Best, Denis Law, Sir Bobby
Charlton, Nobby Stiles, Pat Crerand, Bryan Robson, Tommy Docherty, Ryan Giggs, Paul
Scholes, Teddy Sheringham, Christiano Ronaldo, Wayne Rooney, Sir Alex Ferguson and
many many more.
Manchester United FC have a worldwide fan-base, with Manchester United Supporters
Clubs in most major countries. Manchester United are the top brand in world football
for merchandising revenue.
This is a very brief overview of the rich history of this famous football club. Our
Manchester United Database traces the full history, with details of every single
match since 1878, right up to the last full season. Plus lots more....