National League North β€’ West Midlands


AFC Telford United is an association football club, based in Wellington, Shropshire. Founded 19 years ago in 2004, the team currently compete in the National League North, the 6th tier of English football.

They play their home matches at New Bucks Head, and are nicknamed "The Bucks".

The team's playing kit is manufactured by Puma.


Telford United had a fierce reputation as FA Cup giantkillers between 1982 and 1992, winning 11 ties and taking 4 to replays against Football League sides.

In 1985, they reached the 5th Round, where they lost 3-0 to eventual Champions Everton.

The 2003/04 season saw Telford beat Brentford 3-0 and then Crewe Alexandra 1-0 in the Third Round, statistically the club's biggest FA Cup upset.

Since the reformation of AFC Telford United, they have not been able to recapture their former glories, although it took a last gasp equaliser from Southend United in 2008 to prevent another famous win.