1. FC Köln

German association football club
(Redirected from 1. FC Cologne)

1. FC Köln is a football club that is from Cologne, Germany. The 1. FC KOLN was created in 1948. It was a connection of two football clubs in Cologne (Kölner BC 01 und SpVgg Sülz 07). In the present day, 1.FC Köln plays in the Bundesliga, the first teir of German football. The club's main rival is Borussia Mönchengladbach, though their Ultrá group WH96 does have friendly connections to The Unity of Borussia Dortmund.

1.F.C. Köln
Emblem 1.FC Köln.svg
Full name1. Fußball Club Köln
Founded1948
GroundRheinEnergieStadion,
Cologne
Capacity50,374
ChairmanWolfgang Overath
ManagerStåle Solbakken
LeagueBundesliga
2010–11Bundesliga, 10th

League titleEdit

League positionEdit

Season League Position
2000/01 Bundesliga 10th
2001/02 Bundesliga 17th
2002/03 2. Bundesliga 2nd
2003/04 Bundesliga 18th
2004/05 2. Bundesliga Champions
2005/06 Bundesliga 17th
2006/07 2. Bundesliga 9th
2007/08 2. Bundesliga 3rd
2008/09 Bundesliga 12th
2009/10 Bundesliga 13th
2010/11 Bundesliga 10th
2011/12 Bundesliga

Former positionEdit


Current squadEdit

Squad in August 2011: Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK   Germany Michael Rensing
2 DF   Slovenia Mišo Brečko
4 DF   Germany Christian Eichner
5 DF   Germany Sascha Riether
6 MF   Germany Kevin Pezzoni
7 FW   Germany Sebastian Freis
8 MF   Portugal Petit
10 FW   Germany Lukas Podolski
11 FW   Slovenia Milivoje Novakovič
12 DF   Brazil Andrezinho
13 MF   Germany Martin Lanig
14 FW   Romania Alexandru Ioniţă
15 MF   Poland Sławomir Peszko
16 DF   Germany Christopher Schorch
17 DF   Portugal Henrique Sereno
No. Pos. Nation Player
18 DF   Japan Tomoaki Makino
19 MF   Croatia Mato Jajalo
20 FW   Morocco Adil Chihi
21 DF   Brazil Pedro Geromel (captain)
22 GK   Croatia Miro Varvodić
23 DF   Canada Kevin McKenna
24 GK   Germany Daniel Schwabke
25 MF   Poland Adam Matuszczyk
26 GK   Germany Timo Horn
27 MF   Germany Christian Clemens
28 MF   Albania Odise Roshi
29 MF   Germany Christopher Buchtmann
30 MF   Burkina Faso Wilfried Sanou
31 FW   Germany Mark Uth
38 FW   Germany Thiemo-Jerome Kialka

Popular ex-playersEdit