is a Liechtenstein football
club from Vaduz
, but playing in the Swiss football system. The club plays at the national Rheinpark Stadion
, which has a capacity of 6,127 when all seated but has additional standing places in the North and South ends of the ground, giving a total stadium capacity of 7,838. They currently play in the Swiss Challenge League
following relegation from the Swiss Super League
after only one season in the top flight.
Vaduz have historically had many players from Liechtenstein, many of whom played for the Liechtenstein national team
, but nearly all these players have moved abroad, and now the majority of the first team squad are foreign players from different areas of the world. The signing of experienced goalkeeper Peter Jehle
from FC Tours
and Franz Burgmeier
boosted the Liechtenstein contingent to six by the start of the 09/10 season.
Fußball Club Vaduz was founded on February 14 1932 in Vaduz
, and the club's first chairman was Johann Walser
. In its first training match, which Vaduz played in Balzers
on April 24 of that year, the newly-born team emerged as 2–1 winners. The club played in Vorarlberger Football Association in Austria for the 1932–1933 season. In 1933, Vaduz began playing in Switzerland
. Over the years Vaduz struggled through various tiers of Swiss football
and won its first......