Accrington Stanley Football Club is a professional association football club based in Accrington, Lancashire, England. The club competes in League One, the third tier of the English football league system. They have spent their complete history playing at the Crown Ground.
The club came to national prominence in 1989 due to the Milk Marketing Board’s popular television advert that featured the slogan “Accrington Stanley, Who Are They?”
- Full name: Accrington Stanley Football Club
- Nicknames: Stanley, Accy Stanley, Accy, The ‘Owd Reds
- Founded: October 1968;