SV Wacker Burghausen

sports club in Burghausen, Germany

The SV Wacker Burghausen is a professional football club from Burghausen, Bavaria. Burghausen plays in the 3rd German league. The club is part of the SV Wacker Burghausen, a sports club with 24 different sports.

SV Wacker Burghausen
Full nameSportverein Wacker Burghausen
GroundWacker Arena
Ground Capacity10,000
ChairmanDr. Willi Kleine
ManagerGermany Rudi Bommer
League3rd Liga


The club was founded in 1930 for the workers in the Wacker Chemie, a chemical factory which was founded in 1914. The firm is still main sponsor of the club.

During its history the club promoted up to the Second Bundesliga, where thy played from 2002/03 till 2006/07. 2007/08 they were 7th in the Regionalliga and qualified for the new 3.Liga. It finished the 2008–09 season in 18th place, on a relegation rank but was saved from having to step down to the Regionalliga by the withdrawal from the league of Kickers Emden for financial reasons.The next season the club finished in 18th place,on a relegation rank but was again saved from having step down to the Regionalliga by the financial problems of Rot Weiss Ahlen.

Current squadEdit

As of 20 May 2011

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

No. Position Player
1   GK Renè Vollath
2   DF Mounir Chaftar
3   MF Ronald Schmidt
5   DF Josef Cinar
6   DF Alexander Eberlein
8   FW Sebastian Glasner
9   FW Nicky Adler
10   MF Youssef Mokhtari
13   FW Joseph Olumide
14   MF Christoph Burkhard
15   MF Markus Grübl
16   DF Darlington Omodiagbe
No. Position Player
17   MF Heiko Schwarz
20   MF Christian Brucia
21   DF Maxi Thiel
22   DF Marco Holz
23   DF Thomas Leberfinger
24   MF Matthias Heidrich
25   MF Tobias Huber
26   FW Christoph Behr
27   DF Harald Bonimeier
28   GK Manuel Schönhuber
29   MF Patryk Mrowca


Recent managers of the club:[1]

Manager Start Finish
Rainer Hörgl 1 July 2000 25 October 2000
Rudi Bommer 26 October 2000 30 June 2004
Markus Schupp 1 July 2004 14 December 2006
  Gino Lettieri 2 January 2007 30 June 2007
Ingo Anderbrügge 1 July 2007 31 March 2008
Peter Assion 1 April 2008 30 June 2008
Günter Güttler 1 July 2008 14 April 2009
  Ralf Santelli 15 April 2009 30 June 2009
Jürgen Press 1 July 2009 9 August 2010
Mario Basler 11 August 2010 14 May 2011
Rudi Bommer 1 July 2011 present


  1. Wacker Burghausen .:. Trainer von A-Z (in German)

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