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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; 74 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 January 2018

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
2   DF William
3   DF Paul Verhaegh (vice-captain)
4   MF Ignacio Camacho (captain)
5   DF Jeffrey Bruma
6   MF Riechedly Bazoer
8   MF Renato Steffen
9   FW Landry Dimata
10   MF Yunus Mallı
11   MF Daniel Didavi
13   MF Yannick Gerhardt
14   FW Divock Origi (on loan from Liverpool)
16   MF Jakub Błaszczykowski
17   DF Ohis Felix Uduokhai
18   FW Victor Osimhen
20   GK Max Grün
No. Position Player
21   FW Josip Brekalo
22   FW Admir Mehmedi
23   MF Josuha Guilavogui
24   DF Sebastian Jung
25   DF John Brooks
26   MF Justin Möbius
27   MF Maximilian Arnold
29   DF Marcel Tisserand (on loan from FC Ingolstadt)
31   DF Robin Knoche
35   DF Gian-Luca Itter
36   GK Phillip Menzel
37   MF Elvis Rexhbeçaj
39   DF Paul Jaeckel
40   FW Julian Justvan
44   MF Jan Neuwirt
45   MF Murat Saglam

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
  MF Ismail Azzaoui (at Willem II until 30 June 2018)
  MF Amara Condé (at Holstein Kiel until 30 June 2018)
  MF Paul-Georges Ntep (at Saint-Étienne until 30 June 2018)
No. Position Player
  MF Paul Seguin (at Dynamo Dresden until 30 June 2018)
  MF Marvin Stefaniak (at 1. FC Nürnberg until 30 June 2018)
32   FW Kaylen Hinds (at Greuther Fürth until 30 June 2018)

League positionEdit

HonoursEdit

DomesticEdit

RegionalEdit

YouthEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

Other websitesEdit