Profile of VFB Stuttgart football club

by on April 19, 2011
in Football Clubs

vfb-stuttgart football club

VFB Stuttgart, like a lot of other German clubs is a multi sports club that is based in the city of Stuttgart and is best known for its football team.Founded in 1893, it is one of the most consistent football clubs in Germany who have performed exceptionally national and internationally.

Football became a part of the VFB Stuttgart sports club in 1908 where they attracted local talent from schools and colleges. The home games are played at the Mercedes-Benz arena which was built in 1933 and is in close proximity to the new Mercedes-Benz factory. A series of refurbishments took the stadium to a stage where it’s seating capacity was increased to around 56000. Apart from the club games, the Mercedes-Benz arena has regularly hosted international matches including a few fixtures in the world cup.

Red seems to be a prominent color for VFB Stuttgart since all their kits, home or away have a tinge of red in it. The home kit is a nice amalgamation of red and white and the away kits are normally black and red.

The club is a membership based club with the current membership just exceeding the 45000 mark making it one of the largest sports clubs in the country.