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Altrincham
   football club is known as   
The Robins
The Mighty Robins were the last no-League team to beat a top-flight team on their home ground in the FA Cup. Ask David Seaman.
Arsenal
   football club is known as   
The Gunners
Woolwich Arsenal originally
Aston Villa
   football club is known as   
The Villains
Barnsley
   football club is known as   
The Tykes
Birmingham City
   football club is known as   
Blues
Blackpool
   football club is known as   
The Tangerines
Bolton Wanderers
   football club is known as   
The Trotters
Boston United
   football club is known as   
The Pilgrims
Bournemouth
   football club is known as   
The Cherries
Bradford City
   football club is known as   
The Bantams
Brentford
   football club is known as   
The Bees
Brighton
   football club is known as   
The Seagulls
Bristol City
   football club is known as   
The Robins
Bristol Rovers
   football club is known as   
The Pirates
Burnley
   football club is known as   
The Clarets
Bury
   football club is known as   
The Shakers
Cambridge United
   football club is known as   
The 'U's
Cardiff City
   football club is known as   
The Bluebirds
Charlton Athletic
   football club is known as   
The Addicks
Chelsea
   football club is known as   
The Blues
Cheltenham
   football club is known as   
The Robins
Chester City
   football club is known as   
The Exiles
Chesterfield
   football club is known as   
The Spireites
Chesterfield is famous for its "crooked spire".
Colchester United
   football club is known as   
The 'U's
Coventry City
   football club is known as   
The Sky Blues
Crewe Alexandra
   football club is known as   
The Railwaymen
Crystal Palace
   football club is known as   
The Eagles
Darlington
   football club is known as   
The Quakers
Derby County
   football club is known as   
The Rams
Doncaster
   football club is known as   
The Vikings
Everton
   football club is known as   
The Toffees
Fulham
   football club is known as   
The Cottagers
Gillingham
   football club is known as   
The Gills
Grimsby Town
   football club is known as   
The Mariners
Hartlepool United
   football club is known as   
The Pools
Also known as the 'Monkey Hangers' after the legend that Hartlepool fishermen once hanged a monkey after mistaking it for a French spy.
Huddersfield Town
   football club is known as   
The Terriers
Hull City
   football club is known as   
The Tigers
Ipswich Town
   football club is known as   
The Tractor Boys
Kidderminster Harriers
   football club is known as   
The Harriers
Leicester City
   football club is known as   
The Foxes
Leyton Orient
   football club is known as   
The 'O's
Lincoln City
   football club is known as   
The Imps
Liverpool
   football club is known as   
The Reds
Luton Town
   football club is known as   
The Hatters
Macclesfield Town
   football club is known as   
The Silkmen
Manchester City
   football club is known as   
The Citizens
Manchester United
   football club is known as   
The Red Devils
Mansfield Town
   football club is known as   
The Stags
Middlesborough
   football club is known as   
Boro
Millwall
   football club is known as   
The Lions
Newcastle United
   football club is known as   
The Magpies
Notts County are also known as the Magpies.
Northampton Town
   football club is known as   
The Cobblers
Norwich City
   football club is known as   
The Canaries
Nottingham Forest
   football club is known as   
The Reds
Notts County
   football club is known as   
The Magpies
Newcastle United are also known as the Magpies.
Oldham Athletic
   football club is known as   
The Latics
Oxford United
   football club is known as   
The 'U's
Peterborough United
   football club is known as   
The Posh
Plymouth Argyle
   football club is known as   
The Pilgrims
Portsmouth
   football club is known as   
Pompey
Port Vale
   football club is known as   
The Valiants
Preston North End
   football club is known as   
The Invincibles
Queens Park Rangers
   football club is known as   
The 'R's
Reading
   football club is known as   
The Royals
Rochdale
   football club is known as   
The Dale
Rotherham United
   football club is known as   
The Millers
Rushden and Diamonds
   football club is known as   
The Diamonds
Scunthorpe United
   football club is known as   
The Iron
Sheffield United
   football club is known as   
The Blades
Founded 1889. The nickname refers to Sheffield's once-great steel industry.
Sheffield Wednesday
   football club is known as   
The Owls
Shrewsbury Town
   football club is known as   
The Shrews
Southampton
   football club is known as   
The Saints
Southend United
   football club is known as   
The Shrimpers
Stockport County
   football club is known as   
The County
Stoke City
   football club is known as   
The Potters
Sunderland
   football club is known as   
The Black Cats
Swansea City
   football club is known as   
The Swans
Swindon Town
   football club is known as   
The Robins
Torquay United
   football club is known as   
The Gulls
Tottenham Hotspur
   football club is known as   
Spurs
First club to win UEFA cup in 1972.
Walsall
   football club is known as   
The Saddlers
Watford
   football club is known as   
The Hornets
West Bromwich Albion
   football club is known as   
The Baggies
Another of their nicknames is the Throstles a type of bird.
West Ham United
   football club is known as   
The Hammers
Wigan Athletic
   football club is known as   
The Latics
Wolverhampton Wanderers
   football club is known as   
Wolves
Wrexham
   football club is known as   
The Red Dragons
Wrexham
   football club is known as   
The Robins
Wycombe Wanderers
   football club is known as   
The Chairboys
Yeovil
   football club is known as   
The Glovers


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