Manchester City Football Club is a Premier League football club in Manchester, Britain. Founded on 1880 as a St. Mark's (West Gorton), they became Ardwick Association Football Club in 1887 and so Manchester City in 1894.
The club have gamed on the City of Manchester Stadium as 2003, having played in Maine Road by 1923. A club's best successful moment was in the later sixties and beginning 70s once they achieved the League Championship, FA Cup, League Cup and European Cup Winners' Cup below the management group of Joe Mercer and Malcolm Allison.
Following losing the '81 FA Cup Final, a club went through a period of fall, concluding in relegation on the 3rd level of British football to the only time in their history in 1998. Having obtained Premier League standing, a club has been bought in 2008 by Abu Dhabi United Organization and it has turn into one of the richest on earth.
For 2011, Manchester City qualified to the UEFA Champions League plus won the FA Cup. The next seasons, they gained the Premier League, their first league championship for forty four seasons plus the first Premier League championship for the club which have took part in the third tier for British football as 1980. Within 2014, they achieved a League Cup and a 2nd Premier League championship.