Sheffield FC may be playing at level 8 in the northern Premier League Division One South, but their supporters take pride in one thing above all: Sheffield FC is recognized as the oldest football club in the world, hence their place in the first spot in our list. The club was founded on October 24, 1857, by some members of the local cricket team. Their home ground is the Coach and Horses Ground, with a capacity of 2,089 spectators.
Manchester City's Micah Richards, right, challenges West Bromwich Albion's Nicky Shorey during their English Premier League soccer match at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, northern England. (Reuters)
Marine Football Club is an English football club in Crosby, Merseyside. The club, which was founded in 1894, is a member of both the Liverpool County and Lancashire County Football Associations, and currently plays in the Northern Premier League