Friday, September 23, 2011

Friday List of Little or No Consquence #207

Two of a Kind?
13 British Football  Teams And The Clubs They Are Linked With Based On Their 'Twin Town' Status

1. Bolton Wanderers and Le Mans FC (France, Ligue 2)
2. Bournemouth and FC Luzern (Switzerland, Super League)
3. Coventry City and Vitesse Arnhem (Netherlands, Eredivisie)
4. Exeter City and Rennes (France, Ligue 1)
5. Hull City and Albirex Niigata (Japan, J-League)
6. Leeds United and Borussia Dortmund (Germany, Bundesliga)
7. Newcastle United and Nancy (France, Ligue 1)
8. Norwich City and TuS Koblenz (Germany, 3.Liga)
9. Southampton and Le Havre (France, Ligue 1)
10. Sunderland and DC United (USA, MLS)
11. Swansea City and Cork City (Ireland, First Division)
12. Watford and Mainz 05 (Germany, Bundesliga)
13. Wolverhampton Wanderers and Venezia (Italy, Serie D)


Anonymous said...

Bracknell are twinned with Leverkusen and local side Bracknell Town feature a page on Bayer Leverkusen's recent results in their programme.

Chris O said...

Excellent! Of all the towns to be twinned with Leverkusen, I'd never have thought of... 'Bracknell'! (No offence...)

Rich J (Sofa Soccer) said...

I believe Cov are also twinned with St Ettienne...or at least they were when I was at school

Chris O said...

Quite right, Sofa Soccer. I chose Vitesse because I was finding a lot of German and French 'twins' in my research. Always good to have a bit of variety in such things!

Rich J (Sofa Soccer) said...

Indeed Sir :) I mean of course I knew we were twinned with cough