Ranking Premier League clubs’ official nicknames from worst to first

Most football folk call them ‘City’, but then there are lots of clubs known as ‘City’ and Man City certainly haven’t made that their own. It turns out their official nickname is ‘The Citizens’, which absolutely no one called them until recently. And it’s still rubbish.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Every football club has an official nickname – but some are much better than others.

They vary in imagination, evocativeness and usage, which is why we’ve had a go at ranking the 20 Premier League clubs from the 2017-18 season, based on their official nickname alone.

Check it out in the slideshow above, and let us know your thoughts by leaving a comment below.

West Ham United

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