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RB Leipzig is a football club in Leipzig, Saxony, Germany, “Red Bull GmbH” founded the club in 2009. It bought the “SSV Markranstadt” and the team plays its home matches in the “Red Bull Arena.” The club succeeded to reach the “Regionalliga Nord(IV)” from the “NOFV-Oberliga Sud(V)” in the 2009-2010 season. The RB Leipzig club succeeded to win the 2013-2013 season and entered the “3.Liga (III).” 

Quick Info
Full NameRasenBallsport Leipzig e.V.
Place BasedLeipzig, Saxony, Germany
OwnerRed Bull GmbH
ManagerJulian Nagelsmann
StadumRed Bull Arena
Net Worth514.58 million euros

Moreover, the team became the runner-up in the 2013-2014 season “3.Liga (III).” This promoted the team to the “2.Bundesliga(II).” The club reached the “Bundesliga” on May 8, 2016. The team won the match against “Karlsruher SC” in the 2016-2017 season. 

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Likewise, Dietrich Mateschitz fetched the proper location to invest in football in Germany for three and a half years. Diet rich, the co-owner of the Red Bull GmbH, even kept Dusseldorf, Hamburg, and Munich for the investment. But concluded the Leipzig for investment.



The RB Leipzig club played its first match on July 10, 2009. It was a friendly match against the club “SV Bannewitz.” The RB succeeded to win the match with a final score of “5-0.” This was a good start for the club to build self-confidence. The club played for the initial time on July 31st, 2009. It was the match against the “VfK Blau-WeiB Leipzig” for the “Saxony Cup” on July 31st, 2009. The RB won the match with a final score of “5-0.” The club faced its initial loss in the season on September 13, 2009. It was the match against the “Budissa Bautzen.” The team even got the title of the “Herbstmeister” in the “2009-2010” season. 

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Likewise, Tomas Oral became the head coach of the team on June 18, 2010. The team inaugurated the “Red Bull Arena” with a friendly match against the “FC Schalke 04.” Unfortunately, RB Leipzig lost the match with a final score of “1-2.” There was a lot of loss for the team in the following matches. The club won the “Saxony Club” in the “2010-2011 season.” It was the team’s first title. This made the team qualified for the “2011-2012 DFB-Pokal.” Peter Pacult became the new head coach of the club on May 4, 2011. The RB Leipzig played its first match of the “DFB-Pokal” on July 29, 2011. It was the match against “VfL Wolfsburg” with a final win of RB at a score of the match “3-2.” 

The team succeeded to reach the number one position in the “Regional Nordost” in the 2012-2013 season. The same season the team won the “Saxony Cup.” The RB defeated the “Chemnitzer FC” for the title on May 15, 2013. This qualified them for the “2013-2014 DFB-Pokal.” The team also qualified for the “3.Liga” as they won the “2012-2013 Regionallig Nordost.” The RB Leipzig won the first leg on May 29, 2013. The final score was “2-0.” They also went under the legal procedures during 2014. The club also added new players to the team with an investment of “12 million euros” in 2014. The same year, the team defeated “Paris Saint-Germain” on July 18, 2014. The club started its club magazine titling “Klub” on October 6, 2014.

Moreover, The RB Leipzig performance was like a rollercoaster. There were a lot of changes in the position of head coaches in 2015. The team finished the 2015-2016 season with the fifth position in the “Bundesliga Season.” The RB invested €18.6 million in new players during the summer of 2015. The team succeeded to maintain in leading track till December 13, 2015. Ralph Hasenhuttl became the head coach of the team on May 6, 2016. 

The RB Leipzig qualified for the “European Tournament” on April 15, 2017. The team also qualified for the “2017-2018 UEFA Champions League.” Julian Nagelsmann became the head coach of the team for the 2019-2020 season. The team became the second runner up in the “2018-2019 Bundesliga” season. This achievement qualified them for the “2019-2020 UEFA Champions League.” The team performed well in the tournament. 

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Social Media

The club is active on social media platforms. It goes with the name of “@dierotenbullen” on Instagram with 873K followers and “R.B. Leipzig English” on Twitter with 118.1K followers. The Facebook page “RB Leipzig” has 546K followers. They also have an official website “” The club shares its latest news, achievements, changes, etc through these platforms.


Net worth

The club started playing matches in 2009. Within a short period, the club has progressed a lot. According to, the market value of the team is 514.58 million euros.


Nutshell Bio

The full name of the team is RasenBallsport Leipzig e.V. Its nickname is “Dio Roten Bullen(The Red Bulls).” The owner of the team is Red Bull GmBH. Their ground name is “Red Bull Arena” with a capacity of 42,959 which goes with the short name of “RBL.” There are two red bulls embedded in the logo of the club.