1. AFC Wimbledon is a professional football club based in Wimbledon, London, England. The club was founded in 2002 by fans of the original Wimbledon Football Club, which relocated to Milton Keynes and became MK Dons.
2. The new club was formed by supporters who felt that the move of the original club was a betrayal of its heritage and history.
3. AFC Wimbledon started out in the Combined Counties League, which is the ninth tier of English football. However, the club has been steadily climbing the football pyramid and reached League One, the third tier of English football, in 2016.
4. AFC Wimbledon has a strong fan base and is known for its unique story and fan-led ownership structure. The Dons Trust is a supporters' group which is pledged to retain 75% control of the ownership.
5. The club opened its new stadium at Plough Lane in 2020. It was built on the site of the former Wimbledon Greyhound Stadium.