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Which Premier League team has the most acceptable nickname? Read on to know all English Premier League teams and their aliases.

 

 

Premier League teams nickname 2023/2024 season

 

1. Arsenal

Nickname: The Gunners, The Arsenal

 

The Gunners are the only club to finish a league season unbeaten in the modern era of football EPL.

 

The Gunners set an English record for the longest top-flight unbeaten league run at 49 games between 2003 and 2004, earning the nickname “The Invincibles”.

 

The “Gooners”, often referred to as the club’s fan base, was derived from the club’s nickname.

 

2. Aston Villa

Nickname: The Villans, The Lions, The Claret & Blue Army

 

Even though The Villans are not usually ranked among the Big Five of English football, they’re among the five English clubs to have won the European Cup in 1981–82, now known as the Champions League.

 

Aston Villa is among the most popular clubs in the Midlands and the United Kingdom. Also, over the years, the club has attracted many supporters worldwide.

The song “The Bells Are Ringing” is to be played before games, a song that was a supporter-based initiative.

 

3. Brentford

Nickname: The Bees

“The Bees” are among the oldest professional football clubs in England, founded in 1889. The club gained promotion to the EPL 2021/2022 season, a long absence.

 

The London-based club have played more seasons in the lower divisions of English football.

 

How did Brentford get their nickname “The Bees”? It was more of an intentional move that came to the fore when students of Borough Road College in the 1890s created it.

 

4. Brighton & Hove Albion

Nickname: The Seagulls, Albion

The Seagulls” are one of the early professional football clubs in England who played professionally outside the system before the election into the Football League in 1920.

 

The club’s most successful years were in the lower leagues and as FA Cup runners-up in 1983.

 

The club’s nickname was derived from the city of Brighton and Hove, where they’re located. Also, the Seagulls represent the actual seagull superimposed on the club’s logo.

 

Since then, they’ve consistently kept their place in the top flight and have avoided being relegated to the second division.

 

5. AFC Bournemouth

Nickname: The Cherries 

 

6. Chelsea

Nickname: The Blues, The Pensioners

Chelsea Football Club is one of the most successful teams in England, having won major trophies like the Premier League, FA Cup, Champions League and Europa League.

 

The club was founded in 1905. Nicknamed “The Blues” or the “The Pensioners”, Chelsea has a supporter base outside England, most of which could be found in North America, Africa and Asia.

 

Fans are known to chant songs “Carefree regularly”, “Lord of the Dance”, “Ten Men Went to Mow”, “We All Follow the Chelsea”, and “Land of Hope and Glory”).

 

Other chants include, “Blue is the colour, football is the game. We’re all together, and winning is our aim. So cheer us on through the sun and rain ’cause Chelsea, Chelsea is our name”.

 

7. Crystal Palace

Nickname: The Eagles, The Glaziers

Crystal Palace is one of the most consistent teams in the Premier League and is often one of the oldest professional football clubs globally.

 

The club’s nickname, “The Eagles”, was inspired by Portuguese club Benfica. They’re also referred to as the “The Glaziers”.

 

8. Everton

Nickname: The Blues, The Toffees, The People’s Club, The School of Science

As a founding member of the Football League, Everton is one of the most consistent teams in the English top flight, having played a record 118 seasons.

 

The Toffees” or “The Toffeemen is the most widely known nickname for Everton football club worldwide. The club’s fan base and supporters are often referred to as Evertonians.

 

They contest a fierce rivalry with Liverpool FC, known as the Merseyside Derby, one of the biggest football rivalries in English football to date.

 

9. Luton Town FC

Nickname: The Hatters

 

10. Sheffield United FC

Nickname: The Blades

 

11. Liverpool FC

Nickname: The Reds

Nicknamed The Reds, Liverpool FC is one of the most widely supported football clubs globally and has consistently attracted huge crowds to its home ground, Anfield.

 

The club became a household name in English football in the 1970s and 1980s when it won eleven League titles and four European Cups.

 

Liverpool fans are famously known for chanting, “You’ll Never Walk Alone”.

 

12. Manchester City

Nickname: City, Cityzens, The Citizens, The Sky Blues

Manchester City is one of the most supported football clubs globally, especially since the takeover by City Football Group.

 

Led by Pep Guardiola, who quickly revamped the team’s philosophy and style of play, the Cityzens won back-to-back Premier League titles and four consecutive EFL Cups.

 

Manchester City became the first team to win all major English trophies in a single season, winning the Premier League, FA Cup, and League Cup, and the FA Community Shield in the 2018–19 season.

 

Manchester City’s nicknames are City, Cityzens, The Citizens, and The Sky Blues.

 

13. Manchester United

Nickname: The Red Devils

Manchester United is England’s biggest and two of the most successful teams in England and Liverpool FC. The club was founded in 1878 and is one of the oldest in the country.

 

Manchester United, nicknamed “the Red Devils”, have won major trophies in England and Europe.

See also: Every Man United trophy listed

14. Newcastle United

Nickname: The Magpies

Newcastle United’s nickname is known as The Magpies. They’re one of England’s most successful teams, having won four league titles and four FA Cups.

 

15. Fulham

Nickname: The Cottagers 

 

16. Burnley FC

Nickname: The Clarets

 

17. Tottenham Hotspur

Nickname: The Lilywhites

Tottenham Hotspur, nicknamed “The Lilywhites”, was founded in 1882 and is one of the oldest football clubs in England.

Although the club is nicknamed the Lilywhites, most fans and supporters prefer Spurs. Some fans also chant songs like “Come On You Spurs (COYS”.

 

Tottenham Hotspur is one of the most vibrant teams in the English Premier League. It was the first team to achieve major honours in the 20th century.

 

The Spurs play their home games at the Tottenham Hotspur stadium, formally opened in 2021 following the demolition of the White Hart Lane.

 

18. Nottingham Forest

Nickname: The Forest, Forest 

 

19. West Ham United

Nickname: The Irons, The Hammers, The Cockney Boys, The Academy of Football

 

Its supporters are The Hammers, derived from the club’s origins as Thames Ironworks.

 

Other West Ham United nicknames are The Irons, The Cockney Boys, The Academy of Football, and The Academy.

 

20. Wolverhampton Wanderers

Nickname: Wolves, The Wanderers

Wolverhampton Wanderers FC, nicknamed “Wolves”, was founded in 1877.

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