Torquay United have represented the local community for over 120 years. Formed in 1899 by a group of school leavers, the club’s long history has included memorable cup runs, giant killings, promotions, and even the odd visit to Wembley Stadium!
Having spent nearly 80 years in the Football League, Torquay United AFC is determined to establish itself amongst English football’s elite clubs once again.
Based at Plainmoor, the ground is regarded by supporters as one of the most attractive and welcoming in the country, with many rival clubs’ fanbases choosing the fixture as an opportunity to visit the English Riviera.
Aided by their devoted supporters, home matches regularly attract attendances of between 2,000-5,000 people, ensuring the region’s only professional sporting team are always the biggest show in town. The club can also boast a large travelling contingent, with United fans travelling in their hundreds, sometimes thousands, to away matches all over the country.
A strong online presence is maintained via our official club website www.torquayunited.com whilst our official social media accounts on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram attract tens of thousands of followers.
Although proud of its heritage, Torquay United also prides itself on being a forward thinking, ambitious club which focussed on scaling new heights in the future. There has never been a better time to join us in our exciting journey up the football ladder!
Many businesses form positive opinions when your business is tied to high-profile companies such as Torquay United, and strengthening your business image is one of the most valuable benefits of sponsorship. Customers love brands that support their local team – linking your business to us has been proven to produce long-lasting, loyal support.
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