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It is in the English town of Accrington. It isn't certain where the Stanley name first came from but it is believed that patrons of the Stanley Arms on Stanley Street in Accrington formed a club called Stanley Villa in the early 1890s and it later became Accrington Stanley.

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In the 2015/2016 season they are in what is called League 2, which is corresponding to the 4th division of English football.

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Accrington Stanley F.C. is an English football (soccer) club.

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