IL Brodd

Idrettslaget Brodd is a Norwegian sports club from Stavanger. It has sections for football, handball, badminton and floorball.

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Full nameIdrettslaget Brodd
Founded25 April 1913; 106 years ago (1913-04-25)
GroundMidjord idrettspark, Storhaug, Stavanger
LeagueThird Division
2012Third Division / 6, 6th[1]

The club was founded on 25 April 1913 as BK Brodd. It participated in competitions for the first time in 1915, and reached the inaugural League of Norway in 1937–38. In 1940 it merged with the former AIF club Arbeidernes TIL and took the name IL Brodd. After the Second World War, the club had sections for football, athletics, boxing, cycling, skiing and handball.[2] Most sports disappeared, with football being left standing, but after 2003 the sports handball, badminton and floorball were added.[3]

The men's football team currently resides in the Third Division (fourth tier), where its current stint began in 2008.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tabell 3. divisjon, avdeling 6 2011". nifs.no (in Norwegian). A-pressen. Retrieved 26 April 2012.
  2. ^ "År for år" (in Norwegian). IL Brodd. Archived from the original on 14 September 2011. Retrieved 16 September 2011.
  3. ^ "Om IL Brodd" (in Norwegian). IL Brodd. Archived from the original on 15 September 2011. Retrieved 16 September 2011.