Manchester City Football Club is really a Premier League football club in Manchester, Britain. Established on 1880 as a St. Mark's (West Gorton), they became Ardwick Association Football Club on 1887 and then Manchester City at 1894.
The team has played at the Area of Manchester Stadium from 2003, getting played on Maine Road from 1923. The team's most successful period was in the late 1960s and early 1970s once they won the League Championship, FA Cup, League Cup along with European Cup Winners' Cup within the management group of Joe Mercer and Malcolm Allison.
Following losing the '81 FA Cup Last, the club went through a period of decrease, concluding on relegation on the third level for English football for the only period in its history on 1998. Getting regained Premier League standing, the team has been purchased in 2008 by Abu Dhabi United Group and has turn out to be one of several richest on the earth.
For the year 2011, Manchester City eligible to the UEFA Champions League and gained the FA Cup. The following seasons, they gained the Premier League, their first league championship for 44 years plus the initial Premier League championship for the team which have played in the 3rd level for English football since 1980. In 2014, they won the League Trophy and a second Premier League title.