Still with us: Darwen

A piece on Darwen, the smallest town ever represented in football’s top flight, for When Saturday Comes. The current AFC Darwen is a continuation of Darwen FC, founded in the early 1870s, one of the oldest Football League clubs.

Read the full article in the December 2015 issue of When Saturday Comes.

Published by Paul Brown

Writes about football, history, true adventure. The Guardian, Four Four Two, When Saturday Comes, The Blizzard, Longreads, Deadspin, etc. Latest book: The Ruhleben Football Association. Twitter: @paulbrownUK