Saturday, October 28, 2017 12:30 PM
Sir Matt Busby Way, Central, Manchester, M16 0RA, United Kingdom
Homeground of Manchester United
This match will see Manchester United F.C, face Tottenham Hotspur F.C, also know as Spurs. Tottenham Hotspurs was founded in 1882, and is located in Tottenham, London. It is an English football club which plays in the Premier League level and has an emblem of a cockerel standing on a football. The club trains in the grounds in Bulls Cross, which is in the northern area of the London Borough of Einfield and White Hart Lane is the club's home stadium.
The club has been successful since the beginning, and was the only non-league club since the formation of the Football League to win the FA cup in 1901. In the 1960-61 season, Tottenham was the first club to achieve the League and FA cup double in the 20th century. Following this, Tottenham managed to win a European Cup Winners Cup club competition, being the first British Club to do so. Several trophies were later to be won during the 1980's with the club gaining the FA cup twice, the UEFA cup, and the FA community shield.
During the 90's Tottenham went on to win the League Cup and the FA Cup, and the League Cup again in 2008. The club had won major trophies in every one of the previous six decades, an accomplishment which had only been realised by its rival team, Manchester United.
Manchester UnitedManchester United is based in Old Trafford, Greater Manchester, in England, and is a professional football club. Manchester play in the premier league, similarly to their rival Tottenham Hotspurs.
The club was founded in 1878 under a different name, before changing to Manchester United in 1902. The club used to be called Newton Heath LYR Football Club and only moved to Old Trafford in 1910.
Manchester United have won the most league titles of any of the English Clubs, securing a total of 20. On top of this, they have won 4 League Cups, as well as 20 FA Community Shields. They have also won 1 Intercontinental Cup, 1 FIFA Club World Cup, 1 UEFA Super Cup, 1 UEFA Cup Winner's Cup and 3 European Cups. The Club managed to achieve a treble of the UEFA Champions League, the Premier League, and the FA Cup.
In terms of revenue, in 2013-2014, Manchester United was the second richest football club, with an annual revenue of €518 million. In 2015 it was also classed as the worlds most valuable football club, estimated to be valued at €1.98 billion. However, as a brand, it is the most valuable club and is estimated to be worth €1.2 billion, as well being one of the most widely supported football teams in the world.