Aston Villa

In 1874, Aston Villa Football Club was founded by Villa Cross Wesleyan Chapel cricket team looking for a new sport. A few years later, in 1888, the club became one of the 12 teams that ultimately shaped the English football league. Aston Villa is one of the most successful football clubs with seven League Division titles, seven FA Cup titles, and five Football League Cup titles. The club is based in Aston, Birmingham located in West Midlands, England and their crest has been The Rampant Lion of Scotland since the club's formation.