After their recent takeover by “Venky’s London Limited” (Indian company), Blackburn Rovers have enjoyed success and celebrated the arrival of the “New Year” by defeating West Bromwich fc 3-1. The club is currently in the 9th position of the BPL and is aiming to finish in the top half at the end of the season. Blackburn Rovers fc is also known by the nickname of “The Riversiders” and their current coach is Steve Kean who has recently replaced Sam Allardyce. The club has a very strong team with experienced players and play home matches at Ewood Park which has a capacity of accommodating over 31000 fans.
The Riversiders have a decorated trophy cabinet and a rich history of producing remarkable talent, the 135 year old club has a huge fan following and it’s crest shows the “Red Rose Of Lancaster’’ and bears the motto “Arte et Labore” which means “By skill and By Labour” and is also the motto of the town; the home kit of Blackburn fc is characterized by white and blue colours while the away kit consists of red and black. The Blackburn Rovers club has many talented players and has produced many upsets in past seasons and surprised their opponents.
Since its establishment, Fulham fc has reached new heights and never looked back. The club plays remarkable football, pleasing to the eye and has filled its trophy cabinet from time to time by lifting numerous trophies. The huge fan following of the club is an inspiration for the players who then perform well on the pitch and win crucial matches for their fans therefore Fulham fc is one big football family eager to win more titles and increase the pride of their club. The performance records of the club themselves show the success percentage of Fulham fc and outline the hard drill and commitment of the players and fans towards the club. Fulham football club has performed very well in history. This club has never been an easy target for other football clubs in English Premiere league.
1) Second Division/First Divison Champions (2 times).
2) Third Division/Second Division Champions (2 times).
3) Southern League First Division Champions (2 times).
4) Southern League Second Divison Champions (2 times).
5) Europa League Runners-up (2009-10).
6) Intertoto Cup Winners.
7) Middlesex Senior Cup Winners.
8 ) West London Cup Winners.
9) West London Observers Cup Winners.
10) London Challenge Cup Winners.
11) Malaysian Touring Cup Winners.
These prestigious achievements show the quality and talent present in the club which allows Fulham fc to succeed forward.
The oldest professional football team in London is known by the name of Fulham fc; the 132 year old club has a reputation of playing top quality football at every level and provides a tough challenge for their opponents. The “COTTAGERS” as they are nicknamed have a large fan following and host their home matches at “CRAVEN COTTAGE”, their home ground. The stadium can hold a maximum of over 25000 eager football fans. The club is currently owned by Egyptian businessman Mohamed AL-Fayed and their current manager is Mark Hughes who was appointed at the start of 2010-11 season and has since then helped the team produce good results.
Fulham fc is currently situated at the 12th position in the BPL and has the potential to finish in the top half by the end of the season. The club crest outlines a clean and distinctive shield having two core colours black and white, in the centre of the crest is written “FFC” in red colours that outline the club’s reserve colours. The prestigious trophy cabinet also defines the excellent performance record of the club and their potential to play with the big guns and come out on top. Fulham football club enjoys a lot of fan following.