VfL Wolfsburg

sportsclub from Wolfsburg
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Verein für Leibesübungen Wolfsburg e. V., commonly known as VfL Wolfsburg (pronounced [faʊ̯ ʔɛf ʔɛl ˈvɔlfsbʊʁk]) or Wolfsburg, is a football club from Wolfsburg, Lower Saxony. The club plays in the German Bundesliga The club grew out of a multi-sports club for Volkswagen workers in the city of Wolfsburg and is owned by the Volkswagen Group.[1]

VfL Wolfsburg
Logo-VfL-Wolfsburg.svg
Full nameVerein für Leibesübungen Wolfsburg e. V. (Sports club)
Verein für Leibesübungen Wolfsburg Fußball GmbH (Professional football club)
Nickname(s)Die Wölfe (The Wolves)
Founded12 September 1945; 75 years ago (1945-09-12)
GroundVolkswagen Arena
Ground Capacity30,000
OwnerVolkswagen (of GmbH)
Executive DirectorFrancisco Javier García Sanz
Head CoachMartin Schmidt
LeagueBundesliga
2016–1716th
WebsiteClub website
Current season

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

As of 31 May 2020

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 Koen Casteels (vice-captain)
2   DF William
4   MF Ignacio Camacho
6   DF Paulo Otávio
7   MF Josip Brekalo
8   MF Renato Steffen
9   FW Wout Weghorst
11   MF Felix Klaus
12   GK Pavao Pervan
13   MF Yannick Gerhardt
14   FW Admir Mehmedi
15   DF Jérôme Roussillon
19   DF Kevin Mbabu
22   DF Marin Pongračić
23   MF Josuha Guilavogui (captain)
No. Position Player
24   MF Xaver Schlager
25   DF John Brooks
26   FW Ulysses Llanez
27   MF Maximilian Arnold (3rd captain)
29   FW Omar Marmoush
30   GK Niklas Klinger
31   DF Robin Knoche
32   DF Marcel Tisserand
33   FW Daniel Ginczek
35   GK Lino Kasten
36   GK Phillip Menzel
37   FW Mamoudou Karamoko
38   MF Ismail Azzaoui
40   FW João Victor
43   MF Julian Justvan
44   MF Iba May

Players out on loanEdit

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

No. Position Player
5   DF Jeffrey Bruma (at Mainz 05 until 30 June 2020)
10   MF Yunus Mallı (at Union Berlin until 30 June 2020)
17   DF Felix Uduokhai (at FC Augsburg until 30 June 2020)
No. Position Player
29   MF John Yeboah (at VVV-Venlo until 30 June 2020)
34   MF Marvin Stefaniak (at Greuther Fürth until 30 June 2021)
37   MF Elvis Rexhbeçaj (at FC Köln until 30 June 2021)

League positionEdit

Season League Position
1997/98 Bundesliga 14th
1998/99 Bundesliga 6th
1999/00 Bundesliga 7th
2000/01 Bundesliga 9th
2001/02 Bundesliga 10th
2002/03 Bundesliga 8th
2003/04 Bundesliga 10th
2004/05 Bundesliga 9th
2005/06 Bundesliga 15th
2006/07 Bundesliga 15th
2007/08 Bundesliga 5th
2008/09 Bundesliga Champions
2009/10 Bundesliga 8th
2010/11 Bundesliga 15th

HonoursEdit

DomesticEdit

RegionalEdit

YouthEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Volkswagen Group - Annual Report 2009 - Chronicle 2009". annualreport2009.volkswagenag.com.

Other websitesEdit