Origins of English football team nicknames

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The club was founded by workers at the Royal Arsenal in Woolwich
Club's home city famous for it's tableware industry
So named because the team's home town is famous for it's crooked church tower
Named because of local links to the shoe making industry
So called because of their black and white striped shirts
So nicknamed due to their location in the Royal County of Berkshire
Name derived from a mint which bears the same name as the club
OriginNicknameTeam name
Nicknamed thanks to their home city's worldwide reputation for steel production
So named because team's home town sits on the coast
Named after a famous breed of dog from the team's home county
The club takes its nickname from an English religious group that left the team's home town for the New World in 1620
Named because the team's shirt is traditionaly amber with black stripes
So called because of the team's origin as a church team
Nicknamed due to the town's links with the rail industry

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Created Apr 20, 2012ReportNominate
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