Vänersborgs IF

Vänersborgs IF is a Swedish football club located in Vänersborg.[1] The club was founded in 1906. The current men's football team head coach is Andy Kilner.

Vänersborgs IF
Full nameVänersborgs Idrottsförening
GroundVänersvallen
Vänersborg
Sweden
Head CoachAndy Kilner
LeagueDivision 2 Norra Götaland
2019Division 2 Norra Götaland, 9th

Background

The club was founded in 1906. In the 1940s, it became the first team from Västergötland which made a national impact in bandy,[2] but has since given up this sport.

Vänersborgs IF currently (2017) plays in Division 2 Norra Götaland which is the fourth tier of Swedish football.[3] They play their home matches at Vänersvallen in Vänersborg; the football ground has a capacity of around 2000 people.[1]

The club is affiliated to Västergötlands Fotbollförbund.[4]

Footnotes

  1. "Vänersborgs IF". Retrieved 2013-06-01.
  2. Eric Sköld (ed.): Boken om bandy, Uppsala: Bygd och Folk Förlag (1948), pp. 457f (in Swedish)
  3. "Norra Götaland - Division 2 – Fotbollsserier 2017". Retrieved 2017-02-17.
  4. "Kontaktuppgifter och tävlingar 2013 – Vänersborgs IF". Retrieved 2013-06-01.
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