Manchester City Football Club is a football club based in Manchester, England, that competes in the Premier League, the top flight of English football. The club has won five league titles, five FA Cups, five League Cups, five FA Community Shields, and one European Cup Winners' Cup.
Founded in 1880, the club entered the Football League in 1899, and won their first major honour with the FA Cup in 1904.
Manchester City was purchased in 2008 by Abu Dhabi United Group for 210 million Pounds, receiving considerable investment. The club subsequently won several trophies in the 2010s, and also became the only team to attain 100 points in a season.
In 2018, Forbes estimated the club was the fifth most valuable in the world at 2.47 billion Dollars.
Nickname(s): Citizens, Sky Blues, City
Short name: MCFC, Man City
Founded: 16 April 1894
Ground: City of Manchester Stadium
Owner: City Football Group
Chairman: Khaldoon Al Mubarak
Manager: Pep Guardiola