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Football Clubs That Have The Same Name But Are In Different Country

There are thousands of football clubs around the world, the founders of each choose the names based on different factors. While some use the name of their city for their clubs, others find inspiration to name their clubs from the names of other clubs. In this case, the clubs have some things in common, in particular their badges.

1. Celtic

Celtic in Scotland is one of the oldest clubs in the world and one of the most successful clubs in the UK, its founders established it in 1887. In addition, until the 2021/2022 season, in South Africa there was a club named Celtic which lasted 52 years. The badges of the two clubs are similar, their jerseys too.

2. Rangers

Like Celtic, Rangers are another successful club in Scotland, the club are currently 149 years old. In Nigeria there is also a club called Rangers, he is 51 years old. Scottish Rangers have a lion on their badge, while Nigerian Rangers have an antelope on theirs.

3. Chelsea

The current Champions League holder is an English club based in London, he is over 100 years old. There is also a club in Ghana called Berekum Chelsea, and he is 17, they play their matches in the Bono area.

4. Barcelona

One of the most successful clubs in the world is FC Barcelona, ​​the Spanish club is a massive brand with a large fan base. In addition, in Ecuador there is a club called Barcelona SC, both clubs also have a similar badge. Mascherano played for both clubs before retiring.

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