Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club (/ˌwʊlvərˈhæmptən/ (About this soundlisten)), commonly known as Wolves, is a professional association football club based in the city of Wolverhampton in the West Midlands, England. Formed as St. Luke’s F.C. in 1877, the club has played at Molineux Stadium since 1889 and has been competing in the Premier League, the top division of English football, since winning promotion in 2018. The current season is the club’s 66th season in total at the highest level.
Wolves was one of the founding members of the Football League in 1888. During 26 consecutive seasons spent in the top flight between 1932 and 1965[nb 1], the club was English League champions three times (in 1953–54, 1957–58 and 1958–59, all under the management of Stan Cullis) and also finished runners-up in five other seasons, most recently in 1959–60.