Manchester city was formed in 1880 as saint marks (west gorton)
Manchester United was formed in 1882 as Newton heath railway club
Manchester city was there first
Think you must have gathered your information from a Christmas cracker. The facts. Manchester United were formed in 1878 as Newton Heath L & YR FC. Manchester City were formed as you say in 1880. Manchester United were here (not ''there'' take it your a non mancunian) first. Anyone that is foolish enough to believe the first answer please search the net and you will find my information is correct.
Although there is some debate on this subject, both FIFA and the FA have acknowledged that Sheffield F.C. are the first and oldest football club in the world in 1857
Manchester United was founded in 1878
Manchester City was founded in 1880
Manchester United was founded in 1878, two years before Manchester City (1880). It wasn't until 1902 and 1894 respectively did the clubs had their names to the current ones.
Sheffield Utd are the oldest league club to be called Utd, a name adopted after the Wednesday FC moved out of Bramhall Lane. Bramhall Lane is the oldest football stadium still in use. Up the Owls!
The club was originally called Newton Heath LYR Football Club, the club changed its name to Manchester United in 1902, so in 1930 it was called Manchester United.
Thornhill Football Club
Echuca United Football Club was created in 1994.
Shepparton United Football Club was created in 1950.
Redlands United Football Club was created in 1918.
Merewether United Football Club was created in 1953.
Dookie United Football Club was created in 1977.
Mitta United Football Club was created in 1952.
Manchester United Football Club
Manchester United was there first, it is 27 years older than Chelsea football club.
Liverpool Football Club is in Liverpool, United Kingdom.