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Borussia Mönchengladbach
Borussia Monchengladbach
Full name Borussia VfL 1900 Mönchengladbach e.V.
Nickname(s) Die Fohlen (The Foals)
Die Borussen (The Borussians)
Short name BM
Founded 1 August 1900
Ground Stadion im Borussia-Park
(Capacity: 54,057)
Chairman Germany Rolf Königs
Head Coach Germany Marco Rose
Current League Bundesliga 
2019-20 Bundesliga, 4th
Website Club home page
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Borussia VfL 1900 Mönchengladbach e.V., commonly known as Borussia Mönchengladbach, Mönchengladbach or Gladbach, is a German football club in Mönchengladbach, North Rhine-Westphalia. Founded in 1900, Borussia Mönchengladbach play in the Bundesliga, the top tier of the German football league system, making their first appearance in the league during the 1965–66 season. Subsequently the club became one of Germany's best-known, best-supported, and most successful teams, winning the Bundesliga five times during the 1970s. The club has won five League titles, three DFB-Pokals, and two UEFA Europa League titles.

Since 2004, Borussia Mönchengladbach have played at Borussia-Park, having previously played at the Bökelbergstadion since 1919. The club's main rivals are FC Köln, against whom they contest the Rheinland Derby.

Players

Current squad

As of 6 February 2020
No. Position Player
1 Switzerland GK Yann Sommer (vice-captain)
4 Flag of France DF Mamadou Doucouré
5 Germany MF Tobias Strobl
6 Germany MF Christoph Kramer
7 Germany MF Patrick Herrmann
8 Switzerland MF Denis Zakaria
10 Flag of France FW Marcus Thuram
11 Brazil FW Raffael
13 Germany FW Lars Stindl (captain)
14 Flag of France FW Alassane Pléa
16 Flag of Guinea MF Ibrahima Traoré
17 Flag of Sweden Good one DF Oscar Wendt
18 Flag of Austria DF Stefan Lainer
No. Position Player
19 Flag of the United States MF Fabian Johnson
21 Germany GK Tobias Sippel
22 Slovakia MF László Bénes
23 Germany MF Jonas Hofmann
24 Germany DF Tony Jantschke
25 Flag of Algeria DF Ramy Bensebaini
26 Germany FW Torben Müsel
28 Germany DF Matthias Ginter
30 Switzerland DF Nico Elvedi
31 Germany GK Max Grün
32 Germany MF Florian Neuhaus
36 Switzerland FW Breel Embolo
37 England MF Keanan Bennetts

Retired numbers

Loans

No. Position Player
Germany GK Moritz Nicolas (on loan to Union Berlin until 30 June 2021)
Flag of Denmark DF Andreas Poulsen (on loan to Austria Vienna until 30 June 2020)
Germany DF Louis Beyer (on loan to Hamburger SV until 30 June 2020)
No. Position Player
Switzerland DF Michael Lang (on loan to Werder Bremen until 30 June 2020)
Flag of Paraguay FW Julio Villalba (on loan to SC Rheindorf Altach until 30 June 2020)

Club alumni

Former players

Main article: Borussia Mönchengladbach players

Managers

Main article: Borussia Mönchengladbach managers

Honours

Domestic

Bundesliga:

2. Bundesliga:

DFB-Pokal:

German Supercup:

  • (Unofficial winners): 1977

European

European Cup:

UEFA Cup:

International

Intercontinental Cup:

Youth

German Under 17 Champions:

  • Winners: 1981

Under 17 Bundesliga West

  • Winners: 2009

Double

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Borussia Mönchengladbach squad - 2019-20

1. Sommer 4. Vestergaard 5. Strobl 6. Kramer 7. Herrmann 9. Drmić 10. Hazard 11. Raffael 13. Stindl 14. N. Schulz 15. M. Schulz 16. Traoré 17. Wendt 19. Johnson 20. Sow 21. Sippel 22. Bénes 23. Hoffman 24. Jantschke 25. Kolodziejczak 26. Ndenge 29. Doucouré 30. Elvedi 33. Heimeroth 35. Nicolas 44. Simakala –. Oxford –. Ginter –. Cuisance –. Grifo –. Neuhaus –. Zakaria –. Villalba

Bundesliga 2019-20

FC Augsburg · Hertha BSC · Union Berlin · Werder Bremen · Borussia Dortmund · Fortuna Düsseldorf · Eintracht Frankfurt · SC Freiburg · 1899 Hoffenheim · 1. FC Köln · RB Leipzig · Bayer Leverkusen · Mainz 05 · Borussia Mönchengladbach · Bayern Munich · SC Paderborn · Schalke 04 · VfL Wolfsburg

UEFA Europa League winners

1972: Tottenham Hotspur • 1973: Liverpool • 1974: Feyenoord • 1975: Borussia Mönchengladbach • 1976: Liverpool • 1977: Juventus • 1978: PSV Eindhoven • 1979: Borussia Mönchengladbach • 1980: Eintracht Frankfurt • 1981: Ipswich Town • 1982: IFK Göteborg • 1983: Anderlecht • 1984: Tottenham Hotspur • 1985: Real Madrid • 1986: Real Madrid • 1987: IFK Göteborg • 1988: Bayer Leverkusen • 1989: Napoli • 1990: Juventus • 1991: Internazionale • 1992: Ajax • 1993: Juventus • 1994: Internazionale • 1995: Parma • 1996: Bayern Munich • 1997: Schalke 04 • 1998: Internazionale • 1999: Parma • 2000: Galatasaray • 2001: Liverpool • 2002: Feyenoord • 2003: Porto • 2004: Valencia • 2005: CSKA Moscow • 2006: Sevilla • 2007: Sevilla • 2008: Zenit Saint Petersburg • 2009: Shakhtar Donetsk • 2010: Atlético Madrid • 2011: Porto • 2012: Atlético Madrid • 2013: Chelsea • 2014: Sevilla • 2015: Sevilla • 2016: Sevilla • 2017: Manchester United • 2018: Atlético Madrid • 2019: Chelsea •

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