Hyde United Football Club is an association football club, based in Hyde. Founded 104 years ago in 1919, the team currently compete in the Northern Premier League, the 7th tier of English football.
They play their home matches at Ewen Fields, and are nicknamed "The Tigers".
The team's playing kit is manufactured by Hummel.
Hyde FC, founded in 1885, was a highly ambitious club that wanted to compete with the best sides in the North.
It enjoyed a productive period at the turn of the 20th century, winning four league titles, and returned to the Northern Premier League in 1981-82.
In 2010, Hyde agreed a deal for Manchester City's elite development squad to use Ewen Fields.
In 2011-12, Hyde won the championship and promotion to the national division.
However, the club suffered back-to-back relegations and returned to the NPL.
In 2016, the club secured funding from Tameside Council to lay a FIFA 2* 3G pitch, and in 2017, Hyde gained automatic promotion to the Evo-Stik Premier Division.
The 2019/20 season was cut short due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the 2020/21 season sees the ground returned to its traditional red.