Crusaders F.C. (England)
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Crusaders Football Club was an English association football club based in London. The club was founded in 1863 and was a founder member of the Football Association. They entered the FA Cup during the 1880s and 1890s, but never progressed beyond the fourth round. In 1889 they faced Royal Arsenal in the FA Cup third qualifying round with future powerhouses Arsenal winning 5-2. In 1864 their colours were recorded as white shirts and shorts with red socks and caps.
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- Crusaders at the Football Club History Database
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