TSV Hartberg

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TSV Hartberg
Full nameTurn- und Sportverein Hartberg
FoundedApril 29, 1946
GroundStadion Hartberg
ChairmanAustria Brigitte Annerl
ManagerAustria Markus Schopp
League Bundesliga
2009/10 team

The Turn- und Sportverein Hartberg is a football club from Hartberg, Styria. The club is playing in the First league, the second division in Austrian football. Beside the football section the club has 14 others, like chess, Judo and gymnastics.[1]

History[change | change source]

The club was founded on 29 April 1946. Then the club had two parts, football and handball. In the meantime there are 14.

After a long time in lower classes Hartberg was first promoted to the Landesliga, the highest class in Styrian football, in 1978. 1978/79 the club won the Landesliga, but failed in the relegation tournament for promotion. A year later the club reached the quarterfinals of the Austrian Cup. 1994/95 the club became champion again and was promoted to the Regionalliga Mitte (3rd division). 2006 the team became champion of the Regionalliga Mitte and was promoted to the Ersten Liga (2nd division). Due to reforms of the league Hartberg was relegated the same season. On the last day of the season 2008–2009, TSV Hartberg finished in first poisition of the Austrian third division and was promoted to the 2009–2010 second division where they play at the moment.

Honours[change | change source]

  • 3 x promotion to the second division:1996, 2006, 2009
  • 4 x Champion Regionalliga Mitte (3rd division):1996, 1999, 2006, 2009
  • 3 x Styrian Landesliga:1988, 1990, 1995
  • Cup Semifinals: 1995
  • Cup Quarterfinals: 1989

Stadium[change | change source]

The club plays in the Hartberg stadium. It is a multi-purpose stadium for 6000 visitors.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Homepage:TSV Hartberg". Archived from the original on 2010-08-20. Retrieved 2011-08-24.