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Football League member clubs

27 February 2013

Member ClubNotes
AFC BournemouthAlso played as 'Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic'
AFC Wimbledon / Wimbledon
Aberdare Athletic
AccringtonOriginal League member, defunct 1896
Accrington Stanley Became defunct in 1962. Club re-formed in 1968
Aldershot Town / AldershotDefunct 1992. Started in the FL as "Aldershot Town". Re-formed 1992
ArsenalAlso played as 'Woolwich Arsenal' and 'The Arsenal'
Ashington
Aston Villa
Barnet
Barnsley
Barrow
Birmingham CityAlso played as 'Birmingham' and 'Small Heath'
Blackburn Rovers
Blackpool
Bolton Wanderers
Bootle
Boston United
Bradford City
Bradford (Park Avenue)
Brentford
Brighton & Hove Athletic
Bristol City
Bristol Rovers
Burnley
Burton Albion
Burton UnitedA merger of Burton Swifts and Burton Wanderers
Bury
Cambridge United
Cardiff City
Carlisle United
Charlton Athletic
Chelsea
Cheltenham Town
Chester CityAlso played as 'Chester'
ChesterfieldRe-formed 1919 after Chesterfield were defunct in 1915
Colchester United
Coventry City
Crawley Town
Crewe Alexandra
Crystal Palace
Dagenham & Redbridge
Darlington
Darwen
Derby County
Doncaster Rovers
Durham City
Everton
Exeter City
Fleetwood Town
Fulham
Gainsborough Trinity
GatesheadMoved from South Shields but considered as a new club
Gillingham
GlossopAlso played as 'Glossop North End'
Grimsby Town
Halifax Town
Hartlepool UnitedAlso played as 'Hartlepools United' and 'Hartlepool'
Hereford United
Huddersfield Town
Hull City
Ipswich Town
Kidderminster Harriers
Leeds CityDisbanded 1920
Leeds United
Leicester CityAlso played as 'Leicester Fosse'
Leyton OrientAlso played as 'Clapton Orient' and 'Orient'
Lincoln City
Liverpool
Loughborough
Luton Town
Macclesfield Town
Maidstone United
Manchester City / ArdwickArdwick liquidated 1894 and re-formed as Manchester City
Manchester United / Newton HeathFormed 1902 after Newton Heath defunct that year
Mansfield Town
Merthyr Town
MiddlesbroughRe-formed in 1986 but considered a continuation of former club
Middlesbrough Ironopolis
Millwall
Milton Keynes Dons
Morecambe
Nelson
New Brighton Tower
New Brighton
Newcastle United
Newport County
Northampton Town
Northwich Victoria
Norwich City
Nottingham Forest
Notts County
Oldham Athletic
Oxford United
Peterborough United
Plymouth Argyle
Port Vale / Burslem Port ValeRe-formed 1908 following liquidation of Burslem Port Vale in 1907
Portsmouth
Preston North End
Queen's Park Rangers
Reading
Rochdale
Rotherham UnitedA merger of Rotherham County and Rotherham Town
Rushden & Diamonds
Scarborough
Scunthorpe UnitedAlso played as 'Scunthorpe & Lindsay United'
Sheffield United
Sheffield WednesdayAlso played as 'The Wednesday'
Shrewsbury Town
Southampton
Southend United
Southport
Stalybridge Celtic
Stevenage
South ShieldsMoved to Gateshead but new South Shields club formed
Stockport County
Stoke City / StokeClub defunct in 1908 and then re-formed
Sunderland
Swansea CityAlso played as 'Swansea Town'
Swindon Town
Thames
Torquay United
Tottenham Hotspur
Tranmere Rovers
WalsallAlso played as 'Walsall Town Swifts'
Watford
West Bromwich Albion
West Ham United
Wigan Athletic
Wigan BoroughDefunct 1932
Wolverhampton Wanderers
Workington
Wrexham
Wycombe Wanderers
Yeovil Town
York City

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