1. FC Köln II

1. Fußball-Club Köln 01/07 e. V. II, commonly known as simply 1. FC Köln II, is a German football team based in Cologne. It is the reserve team of German association football club 1. FC Köln.

1. FC Köln II
FC Cologne logo.svg
Full name1. Fußball-Club Köln 01/07 e. V.
Nickname(s)Die Geißböcke (The Billy Goats)
Founded1948 (club)
GroundFranz-Kremer-Stadion
Capacity5,457
ManagerMark Zimmermann
LeagueRegionalliga West
2021–227th

The team has qualified for the first round of the DFB-Pokal, the German Cup, seven times and managed to reach the second round, three times. The team currently plays in the fourth tier of German Football, the Regionalliga West.

HistoryEdit

Their biggest ever win was in May 2013 when they defeated MSV Duisburg II 9-0. In the 2001–02 season, the managed to win the Oberliga Nordrhein and was promoted to the Regionalliga Nord, but was then relegated back to it in the 2007–08 season. They joined the Regionalliga West in 2008 when the Oberliga Nordrhein became defunct and finished 8th in their first season.

They have played in the DFB-Pokal 10 times. The first ever time was in the 1976–77 season when they were knocked out in the first round by Hamburger SV. The most recent time playing in the cup was in the 2005–06 season when they were knocked out by Hannover 96 in the first round, in a 0-4 home loss.

HonoursEdit

StadiumEdit

The Franz-Kremer-Stadion is the home of 1. FC Köln II. It was named after legendary chairman Franz Kremer.[2]

Current squadEdit

As of 22 July 2022[3]

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

No. Pos. Nation Player
0 DF   MAR Bilal-Badr Ksiouar
1 GK   GER Gavin Didzilatis
2 DF   GER Pierre Nadjombe
3 DF   GER Winzent Suchanek
4 DF   GER Teoman Akmestanli
5 DF   TUR Yusuf Örnek
6 DF   GER Stephan Salger
7 FW   GER Thomas Kraus
8 MF   GER Vladislav Fadeev
9 FW   GER Maximilian Schmid
10 FW   USA Gabe Segal
11 MF   GER Simon Breuer
12 MF   GER Tim Giesen
No. Pos. Nation Player
13 MF   GER Lukas Nottbeck
14 DF   GER Mikail Özkan
15 MF   GER Mischa Häuser
16 MF   USA Adam Lenges
17 MF   AUT Philipp Wydra
18 FW   GER Hendrik Mittelstädt
19 DF   BIH Rijad Smajic
20 DF   GER Ricardo Henning
21 MF   GER Luca Schlax
22 FW   GER Jeremy Mekoma
23 DF   GER Leon Waldminghaus
24 GK   GER Tobias Trautner

Past ManagersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Oberliga Nordrhein 2001/2002 - Fussballdaten". Fussballdaten (translated by Google). Retrieved 16 May 2015.
  2. ^ "Franz-Kremer-Stadion - 1.FC Köln II - German Football Grounds". German Football Grounds. Archived from the original on 2016-03-04. Retrieved 14 May 2015.
  3. ^ "1. FC Köln – U21" (in German). 1. FC Köln. Retrieved 22 July 2022.

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