It is unlikely to hear about a football club with the letter x in their name. Many football clubs are often named after cities, provinces, and organizations; thus they will definitely be football clubs with the ‘x’ in their names. This article lists out those football clubs.
Ajax are the most popular football team with the letter x in their name. The football club is based in Amsterdam and plays in the Eredivisie, the top tier in Dutch football. They have also competed and won various European club competitions.
Wrexham is a Welsh football club based in Wrexham, Wales. The football club currently plays in the National League, the fifth tier of the English football league system. Wrexham AFC is co-owned by Hollywood star Ryan Reynolds.
Xinjiang Tianshan Leopard
The Chinese football club team is based in Ürümqi, Xinjiang and currently plays in the China League One division.
Exeter City FC
Exeter is a football club based in Exeter, Devon, England. They currently play in the EFL League Two, which is the fourth tier of the English football league system.
Auxerre is one of the oldest football clubs in France. They are based in the commune of Auxerre in Burgundy and participate in Ligue 2, which is the second division of French football.
Crewe Alexandra FC was formed as an offshoot of Crewe Alexandra Cricket Club in the late 1800s. The football club is based in the town of Crewe, Cheshire, and competes in League One, the third tier of the English football league system.
Xorazm FK Urganch
Xorazm is one of the very few football clubs that begin with the letter x. The Uzbekistani football club is based in Urganch and currently plays in the Uzbekistan Pro League, which is the second level in Uzbekistani football.
FC Halifax Town
The football club is based in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England. Currently, they are in the National League, the fifth tier of English football.
Racing FC Union Luxembourg
Racing FC Union Luxembourg are one of the top football clubs in Luxembourg. They are based in Luxembourg City, in southern Luxembourg, and were formed from mergers with other clubs.
Oxford United is based in the city of Oxford, England. The team currently competes in League One, the third tier of the English football league.
Xerez is a Spanish football club from Jerez de la Frontera, in the autonomous community of Andalusia. Xerez CD currently competes in the Tercera División RFEF, the fifth tier of the Spanish football league.
Xerez Deportivo FC
Also known as Xerez DFC, the Spanish club was founded in 2013 by a group of fans after Xerez CD was in a dire situation. Xerez DFC competes the Segunda División RFEF – Group 4.
Other football clubs with x in their name:
- Xamax Neuchâtel – Switzerland
- Marsaxlokk FC – Malta
- CF Extremadura – Spain
- AS Aix-en-Provence – France
- Xanthi FC – Greece
- Doxa Drama – Greece
- Xelajú MC – Guatemala
- Deportivo Xinabajul – Guatemala
- Meixian Techand – China
- Shaanxi Chang’an Athletic F.C. – China.