VfB Wissen

A small club whose main momnet in the sun was a Regionalliga season in 1994.

The club was founded in February 1914, after earlier attempts to get out from under the oppression of the gymnasts had proven less successful. The first official matches were carried out that summer. The "Frankenthal-Kampfbahn" became the club field in 1922, which lasted until 1955.

Full Name Verein für Bewegungsspiele 1914 e.V. Wissen
City Wissen (Rheinland-Pfalz). Pop: 8,415 (2007)
Small town in the Westerwald area, it also includes the villages of Birken-Honigsessen, Hövels, Katzwinkel (Sieg), Mittelhof and Selbach (Sieg). Total in area about 16,000 inhabitants.
Address Stadionstraße 39, 57537 Wissen
Phone: 02742/71455, Fax: 02742/71455
E-Mail: vfbwissen1914@t-online.de
Colors White jersey with blue trim, blue shorts, blue socks
Stadium Dr-Grosse-Sieg-Stadion. Capacity: 9,000
Dr.Karl Grosse was an important member and local businessman who was the driving force behind the satdium. This was built in 1955.
Pub Grub
The Net Official site: www.vfb-wissen.de. Good historical section.

Recent History:

1963-64	(III)	Amateurliga Rheinland		11th
1964-65	(III)	Amateurliga Rheinland		15th
1965-66	(VI)	Bezirksliga Rheinland-Ost	4th
1966-67	(VI)	Bezirksliga Rheinland-Ost	5th
1967-68	(VI)	Bezirksliga Rheinland-Ost	1st
1968-69	(III)	Amateurliga Rheinland		14th
1969-70	(III)	Amateurliga Rheinland		11th
1970-71	(III)	Amateurliga Rheinland		11th
1971-72	(III)	Amateurliga Rheinland		2nd
1972-73	(III)	Amateurliga Rheinland		5th
1973-74	(III)	Amateurliga Rheinland		9th
1974-75	(III)	Amateurliga Rheinland		12th
1975-76	(III)	Amateurliga Rheinland		9th
1976-77	(III)	Amateurliga Rheinland		6th
1977-78	(III)	Amateurliga Rheinland		13th
1978-79	(IV)	Verbandsliga Rheinland		4th
1979-80	(IV)	Verbandsliga Rheinland		3rd
1980-81	(IV)	Verbandsiga Rheinland		2nd
1981-82	(IV)	Verbandsliga Rheinland		9th
1982-83	(IV)	Verbandsiga Rheinland		6th
1983-84	(IV)	Verbandsliga Rheinland		10th
1984-85	(IV)	Verbandsliga Rheinland		9th
1985-86	(IV)	Verbandsliga Rheinland		5th
1986-87	(IV)	Verbandsliga Rheinland		7th
1987-88	(IV)	Verbandsliga Rheinland		1st
1988-89	(III)	Am.Oberliga Südwest		16th
1989-90	(IV)	Verbandsliga Rheinland		3rd
1990-91	(IV)	Verbandsliga Rheinland		1st
1991-92	(III)	Am.Oberliga Südwest		11th
1992-93	(III)	Am.Oberliga Südwest		14th
1993-94	(III)	Am.Oberliga Südwest		3rd
1994-95	(III)	Regionalliga West/SW		18th
1995-96	(IV)	Oberliga Südwest		18th
1996-97	(V)	Verbandsliga Rheinland		11th
1997-98	(V)	Verbandsliga Rheinland		16th
1998-99	(VI)	Landesliga Rheinland-Nord	6th
1999-00	(VI)	Landesliga Rheinland-Nord	2nd
2000-01	(VI)	Landesliga Rheinland-Nord	7th
2001-02	(VI)	Landesliga Rheinland-Nord	10th
2002-03	(VI)	Landesliga Rheinland-Nord	3rd
2003-04	(VI)	Bezirksliga Rheinland-Ost	2nd
2004-05	(VI)	Bezirksliga Rheinland-Ost
2005-06	(VI)	Bezirksliga Rheinland-Ost	11th
2006-07	(VI)	Bezirksliga Rheinland-Ost	10th
2007-08	(VI)	Bezirksliga Rheinland-Ost

(c) Abseits Guide to Germany: www.abseits-soccer.com