Ikast FC

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Ikast FC is an association football club based in the town of Ikast, Denmark, that competes in the Series 1, the sixth tier of the Danish football league system and the second tier of the regional DBU Jutland. Founded in 2018 as a superstructure of between the amateur departments of Ikast FS and Ikast KFUM,[1] it is affiliated to FC Midtjylland, which is itself a superstructure established in 1999 between the professional departments of Ikast FS and Herning Fremad.[2] The team plays its home matches at Wunderelf Arena where it has been based since its foundation.

Ikast FC
Ikast FC logo.png
Full nameIkast FC
Short nameIFC
Founded1935; 86 years ago (1935), as Ikast FS
2018; 3 years ago (2018), as Ikast FC
GroundWunderelf Arena
Capacity1,000
ChairmanCarsten Mehl
ManagerJan Koch
LeagueSeries 1
2019–20Series 2, Group 16, 1st (promoted)
WebsiteClub website

Ikast FS, one part of the merger, were Danish Cup finalists three times, in 1986, 1989 and 1997.

AchievementsEdit

 
Ikast FS badge before its merger in 2018

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Vang Nielsen, Thomas (4 July 2018). "Ikast FC - byens nye fodboldklub". ikast-brandenyt.dk. Ikast-Brande Nyt. Retrieved 23 July 2020.
  2. ^ "Historie". fcm.dk. FC Midtjylland. Retrieved 23 July 2020.

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