Stoke City Football Club is an English professional football club based in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire that plays in the English Premier League (EPL). Founded as Stoke Ramblers in 1863 the club changed its name to Stoke City in 1925 after Stoke-on-Trent was granted city status. They are the second oldest professional football club in the world, after Notts County, and are one of the founding members of the Football League. The Stoke-on-Trent area is known for its pottery industry, and as a result the club has earned itself the nickname ‘The Potters’. Stoke City is currently playing in the Barclay's Premier League after it won a promotion in 2008.
English Premier League (EPL) Standings