RB Leipzig History, Ownership, Support Staff, Squad members and Honors

RB Leipzig also known as The Red Bulls is a German Football Club. They participate in DFB-Pokal, Saxony Cup and Bundesliga


The club was founded 10 years ago on 19th May 2009 by the Red Bull Company after the company purchased the rights of then fifth-tier side SSV Markranstadt.

The newly formed club from its debut (2009-10 ) dominated the NOV-Oberliga Sud and promoted itself to the Regionalliga Nord champions. In 2012-13 they won the Regionalliga season without a single defeat and thus got promoted to the 3. Liga.

In 2013-14 in 3. Liga season the club ended as runner-up and got promoted to the 2. Bundesliga for the first time.

After the club’s promotion in Bundesliga on 8th May 2016 a year later the club captured a place in the 2017-18 UEFA Champions League.

Club Ownership

The club ownership is in the hands of Austrian company Red Bull GmbH which is famous for producing Red Bull energy drinks as well as sponsoring a wide range of sporting events and teams.

The Red Bull Arena serves the club as their home ground. Located in Am Sportforum 3, Leipzig, Germany the stadium has a net capacity to hold 50,000 spectators.

The current net worth of the club is 9 Billion Dollars.


Name  Position  Age
Julian Nagelsmann Manager 32
Robert Klaub Assistant Manager 34
Moritz Volz Assistant Manager 36
Frederik Gobling Goalkeeping Coach 42
Kai kraft Athletic Coach 42


Name  Position Jersey No.
P. Schick Forward 21
M. Cunha Forward 20
Y. Poulsen Forward 9
T. Werner Forward 11
F. Hartmann Forward 39
M. sabitzer Forward 7
A. Lookman Forward 17
E. Forsberg Forward 10
D. Demme Midfielder 31
T. Adams Midfielder 14
S. Ilsankar Midfielder 13
T. Kraub Midfielder 53
K. Kampl Defender 44
A. Haidara Midfielder 8
K. Laimer Midfielder 27
C. Nkunku Midfielder 18
M. Bidstrup Midfielder 49
H. Wolf Midfielder 19
D. Upamecano Defender 5
W. Orban Defender 4
E. Ampadu Defender 26
F. Jakel Defender 37
M. Talabidi Defender 42
M. Halstenberg Defender 23
M. Saracchi Defender 3
L. Candidio Defender 36
L. Klostermann Defender 16
N. Mukiele Defender 22
P. Gulacsi Goalkeeper 1
Y. Mvogo Goalkeeper 28
P. Tschauner Goalkeeper 33



The club holds

  • 1 Regionalliga Nordost title
  • 1 NOFV-Oberliga title
  • 1 Sachsenliga
  • 1 Under 19 Bundesliga North/Northeast


The Club is yet to hold any title at the international level.







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