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VfL Wolfsburg (women)

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Ground Capacity  5,200
2015–16  2nd
Manager  Ralf Kellermann
Founded  2003
Chairman  Hans-Dieter Pötsch
League  Bundesliga
Location  Wolfsburg, Germany
Ground  AOK Stadion
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Full name  Verein für Leibesübungen Wolfsburg e. V. (Sports club) Verein für Leibesübungen Wolfsburg Fußball GmbH (Professional football club)

The women's association football section of VfL Wolfsburg is playing in the top division of Germany the Bundesliga. The club has won the UEFA Women's Champions League in 2013 and 2014.



VfR Eintracht Wolfsburg was founded in 1973. The team was a founding member of the Bundesliga. In 2003 the team joined VfL Wolfsburg.

The first season under the new name was in 2003–04, which ended with an eighth place, the next season the team was relegated to the 2nd Bundesliga in 12th place but gained direct promotion in the following 2005–06 season. After a fifth place in 2009–10, Wolfsburg grew up one year later, contending for the title and managed to be runner-up in 2011–12.

In the 2012–13 season Wolfsburg won the UEFA Women's Champions League. Two weeks prior the team achieved its first Bundesliga title. They were the second team, after 1. FFC Frankfurt to complete the treble, by also winning the domestic cup competition. This was the first time that the same year both in men's and women's football, clubs from the same nation, complete the treble, with the men's club being Bayern Munich. They were also the first German football team to successfully defend their Champions League title.

Current squad

As of 31 March 2017

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

Out on loan

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


  • UEFA Women's Champions League:
  • Winners (2): 2012–13, 2013–14
  • Bundesliga:
  • Winners (2): 2012–13, 2013–14
  • DFB Pokal:
  • Winners (3): 2012–13, 2014–15, 2015–16
  • IFFHS World's Best Woman Club:
  • Winners (2): 2013, 2014
  • Invitational

  • Ladies First Cup:
  • Winners (1): 2013
  • Record in UEFA Women's Champions League

    All results (home, away and aggregate) list Wolfsburg's goal tally first.

    Former notable players

  • Nadine Keßler
  • Verena Faißt
  • Jovana Damnjanović
  • Josephine Henning
  • Martina Müller
  • Viola Odebrecht
  • Navina Omilade
  • Conny Pohlers
  • Alisa Vetterlein
  • Rebecca Smith
  • References

    VfL Wolfsburg (women) Wikipedia

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