Which is Britain's oldest football club? Sheffield FC are officially recognised as the world’s oldest football club by both the FA and FIFA, founded 24th Octoberber 1857, so that’s the answer. For Association Football at least. For any Football co.
Henley Town Football Club was founded in 1871 and is the oldest club recognised by the Oxfordshire Football Association. We currently have teams in the Thames Valley League and Reading and District Sunday League and are working with AFC Henley to promote local boys progression into adult football.
In memory of football's pioneers, Nathaniel Creswick and William Prest, who founded the World's First Football Club on October 24th, 1857.
Oldest football club. The recent news over the resurrected Foot-Ball Club of Edinburgh claiming to be the world's oldest (founded 1824) instead of the long-accepted Sheffield FC (1857) has.
The foundation date of Guy’s Hospital Rugby Club in 1843 is accepted by both the Rugby Football Union and the Guinness Book of Records, making Guy’s officially the oldest rugby club in the world. The date of 1843 is based on evidence predominantly in the form of a card outlining the club’s fixtures in their 40th season from 1883-84.
The oldest football club in the world is FC Sheffield. The association was founded in 1857 and has unfortunately not been heard from since. The biggest highlight here was the fourth round of the.
FOOTBALL Crystal Palace have made an audacious claim to be considered the oldest league club in existence still playing professional football after new research appeared to show they were founded.
Spain's oldest football team was founded in 1889, when two Brits formed a club for overseas workers in the Rio Tinto mines. It's a story well known in Huelva and one that has put the small port.