When was Airdrie United founded?

June 30, 2019 Off By idswater

When was Airdrie United founded?

2002
Airdrieonians F.C./Years founded

Did Stanley Matthews play for Airdrie?

Hughie Gallacher, one of the all-time great centre-forwards, sprang to national and international prominence as an Airdrie player. Manchester United poached their manager in October 1921. Stanley Matthews played in the famous shirt in the 1940 War Cup semi-final replay.

When was Ayr United formed?

1910
Ayr United F.C./Founded

Ayr United were founded in 1910 by the merger of Ayr Parkhouse and Ayr F.C.. Although Inverness Caledonian Thistle are also the product of a merger between two clubs, Ayr United are the only Scottish Football League club to have been formed from a merger of two existing league clubs.

Who owns airdrieonians?

Airdrieonians F.C.

Full name Airdrieonians Football Club
Capacity 10,101
Chairman Martin Ferguson
Manager Ian Murray
League Scottish League One

Who is the manager of Airdrie?

Ian Murray
Airdrieonians F.C./Managers

How many trophies have Ayr United won?

List of Honours

Ayr United FC
Winners 17 1911–12, 1912–13, 1913–14, 1914–15, 1915–16, 1918–19, 1920–21, 1923–24, 1925–26, 1926–27, 1928–29, 1929–30, 1930–31, 1931–32, 1935–36, 1937–38, 1951–52
Winners 4 1930–31, 1932–33, 1935–36, 1936–37
Winners 1 1933-34
Winners 1 2004-05

What league are Ayr United in?

Scottish Championship
Scottish League One
Ayr United F.C./Leagues

What league is Greenock Morton?

Scottish Cup
Scottish ChampionshipScottish League One
Greenock Morton F.C./Leagues

When was Greenock Morton formed?

1874
Greenock Morton F.C./Founded

Where does Airdrie United Football Club come from?

Airdrieonians Football Club are a Scottish professional football team in Airdrie, North Lanarkshire, who are members of the Scottish Professional Football League (SPFL) and play in Scottish League One. They were formed in 2002 as Airdrie United Football Club following the liquidation of the original Airdrieonians club, formed in 1878.

When did Airdrieonians FC become a football club?

Airdrieonians FC, long known to their fans and others as The Diamonds, has a unique place in Scottish football history. Formed in 1878, a decade earlier than Glasgow Celtic, Airdrieonians made their reputation locally in 1885 by winning a charity football tournament run by the local cricket club.

Who was the first manager of Airdrie United?

Managed by Sandy Stewart, Airdrie United’s first match took place at New Broomfield against Forfar Athletic in August 2002, with captain Stephen Docherty scoring the only goal of the game with Airdrie United winning 1–0.

When did Airdrieonians first play in the Scottish Premier League?

In 1975, with the formation of the Scottish Premier League, Airdrie found themselves in the new Division One (now the second tier) and in 1981 they were promoted to the top level where they spent two seasons. The club crest first appeared on the team’s shirts in 1974 and was worn for three seasons.

Airdrieonians Football Club are a Scottish professional football team in Airdrie, North Lanarkshire, who are members of the Scottish Professional Football League (SPFL) and play in Scottish League One. They were formed in 2002 as Airdrie United Football Club following the liquidation of the original Airdrieonians club, formed in 1878.

Airdrieonians FC, long known to their fans and others as The Diamonds, has a unique place in Scottish football history. Formed in 1878, a decade earlier than Glasgow Celtic, Airdrieonians made their reputation locally in 1885 by winning a charity football tournament run by the local cricket club.

Managed by Sandy Stewart, Airdrie United’s first match took place at New Broomfield against Forfar Athletic in August 2002, with captain Stephen Docherty scoring the only goal of the game with Airdrie United winning 1–0.

How did Airdrie United get put out of the CIS Cup?

Airdrie United were put out of the CIS cup tonight by a single goal scored by Dundee United substitute David Robertson. It took SPL side Dundee United 118 minutes to silence the Diamond support, after a very gutsy Airdrie United performance threatened to take the match to penalties.