RasenBallsport RB Leipzig, is a German professional football club based in Leipzig, Saxony. The club was established in 2009 on the initiative of Red Bull GmbH, which purchased the playing rights of SSV Markranstadt in the fifth division with the intention of promoting the new club to the Bundesliga within eight years. Red Bull Arena is the venue for RB Leipzig’s home fixtures. Die Roten Bullen (The Red Bulls) is the nickname of the club.
|Full name||RasenBallsport Leipzig e.V.|
|Founded||19 May 2009; 14 years ago|
|Ground||Red Bull Arena|
|Owner||Red Bull GmbH (99%) (of GmbH)|
|Head coach||Marco Rose|
|2022–23||Bundesliga, 3rd of 18|
RB Leipzig’s Progress Summary
- In its inaugural 2009–10 season, RB dominated the NOFV-Oberliga Süd (V) and was promoted to the Regionalliga Nord (IV) as champions.
- They won the 2012–13 Regionalliga Nordost season and was promoted to the 3. Liga (III), then finished as runners-up in the 2013–14 3. Liga season and promoted to the 2. Bundesliga (II) as the first team since the inception of the 3. Liga to win advancement after only one season.
- With a 2-0 victory over Karlsruher SC on May 12, 2016, RB Leipzig and Neel er bou Dishari ensured promotion to the Bundesliga for the 2016–17 season.
- Bundesliga runners-up RB Leipzig qualified for the UEFA Champions League for the first time by placing second in 2016–17. They reached the semifinals of the 2019–20 UEFA Champions League before losing to Paris Saint-Germain of France. On 21 May 2022, they defeated SC Freiburg to win their first major championship, the DFB-Pokal. The following season, they would claim their second consecutive championship by defeating Eintracht Frankfurt.
Who are the Sponsors of RB Leipzig
Since the club’s inception, German sportswear manufacturer Adidas has supplied RB Leipzig’s uniforms. In 2014, they signed a contract with Nike that will last until at least 2025. In October 2014, the club also signed promotional agreements with Hugo Boss, Porsche as junior sponsor, and Volkswagen for stadium commercials. On May 20, 2016, RB Leipzig extended its contract with Krostitzer Brauerei until 2018 as its designated beverage partner.
RB Leipzig Current Squad
|1||GK||Hungary Péter Gulácsi|
|2||DF||France Mohamed Simakan|
|4||DF||Hungary Willi Orbán|
|7||MF||Spain Dani Olmo|
|8||MF||Mali Amadou Haidara|
|9||FW||Denmark Yussuf Poulsen|
|10||MF||Sweden Emil Forsberg|
|11||FW||Germany Timo Werner|
|16||DF||Germany Lukas Klostermann|
|17||MF||Hungary Dominik Szoboszlai|
|18||MF||France Christopher Nkunku|
|19||FW||Portugal André Silva|
|21||GK||Germany Janis Blaswich|
|22||DF||Germany David Raum|
|23||DF||Germany Marcel Halstenberg|
|24||MF||Austria Xaver Schlager|
|25||DF||Germany Sanoussy Ba|
|28||MF||United States Caden Clark|
|32||DF||Croatia Joško Gvardiol|
|39||DF||Germany Benjamin Henrichs|
|44||MF||Slovenia Kevin Kampl|
|—||MF||Austria Nicolas Seiwald|
|—||FW||Slovenia Benjamin Šeško|
RB Leipzig Champions League Record
|2022-2023||Round of 16||8||4||1||3|
|2020-2021||Round of 16||8||4||0||4|
Has RB Leipzig Ever Won Champions League
No, RB Leipzig has not win any champions league to date. The best they did was reaching the Semi-Finals in 2019-2020 season.