KF Vëllaznimi

Klubi i futbollit Vëllaznimi, commonly known as KF Vëllaznimi, or simply as Vëllaznimi is a football club based in Gjakova, Kosovo[a]. They currently play in the second division of football in Kosovo, First Football League of Kosovo.

Vëllaznimi
FC Vëllaznimi.svg
Full nameKlubi i Futbollit Vëllaznimi Gjakovë
Nickname(s)KFV"
Kuqezinjët e Jakoves (Supporters)
Founded1927; 94 years ago (1927)
GroundGjakova City Stadium
Capacity6.000
ChairmanGjakova Municipality
CoachEkrem Radoniqi
LeagueFirst Football League of Kosovo
2019–20First Football League of Kosovo, 16th of 16
WebsiteClub website

HistoryEdit

 
KF Trepça vs KF Vëllaznimi on 5 June 2008.

KF Vëllaznimi (Brotherhood) are nine-time champions of Kosovo and together with FC Prishtina they are one of the most successful football clubs in Kosovo. The club had its golden years during the 1960s, '70s and '80s when it dominated the Kosovo Province League. The club played in Serbian league system until the Kosovo War in 1999. It was known in its Serbo-Croatian form, as FK Vlaznimi Gjakova. The club was founded in 1927 and is one of the oldest clubs in Kosovo.

HonoursEdit

KF Vëllaznimi honours
Type Competition Titles Seasons/Years
Domestic Kosovo Province League 9 1967–68, 1968–69, 1969–70, 1970–71, 1973–74, 1979–80, 1981–82, 1985–86, 1989–90
Kosovar Cup 1 2007–08

Historical list of coachesEdit

Notes and referencesEdit

NotesEdit

a. ^ Kosovo is the subject of a territorial dispute between the Republic of Kosovo and the Republic of Serbia. The Republic of Kosovo unilaterally declared independence on 17 February 2008. Serbia continues to claim it as part of its own sovereign territory. The two governments began to normalise relations in 2013, as part of the 2013 Brussels Agreement. Kosovo is currently recognized as an independent state by 98 out of the 193 United Nations member states. In total, 113 UN member states recognized Kosovo at some point, of which 15 later withdrew their recognition.