11 relations: Association football, Defender (association football), Essex, FA Cup, Leyton Orient F.C., London League (football), Plaistow, Newham, Queens Park Rangers F.C., Thames Ironworks F.C., West Ham United F.C., 1897–98 Thames Ironworks F.C. season.
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
In the sport of association football, a defender is an outfield player whose primary role is to prevent the opposing team from scoring goals.
Essex is a county in the East of England.
The FA Cup, known officially as The Football Association Challenge Cup, is an annual knockout football competition in men's domestic English football.
Leyton Orient Football Club is a professional football club in Leyton, London, England.
The London League was a football competition that was held in the London and surrounding areas of south-east England from 1896 until 1964.
Plaistow is a district in the West Ham area of the London Borough of Newham in east London, England.
Queens Park Rangers Football Club, commonly abbreviated to QPR, is a professional association football club based in White City, London.
Thames Ironworks Football Club, the club that later became West Ham United, was founded by Thames Ironworks and Shipbuilding Co. Ltd owner Arnold Hills and foreman Dave Taylor in 1895.
West Ham United Football Club is a professional football club based in Stratford, East London, England.
Thames Ironworks' new venue, the Memorial Grounds, was opened on Jubilee Day, 1897, to coincide with the sixtieth anniversary of Queen Victoria on the throne.