Verein für Bewegungsspiele Stuttgart 1893 e. V., is a German sports club based in Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg. The club is best known for its football team which is part of Germany’s first division 1. Bundesliga. VfB Stuttgart has won the national championship five times, most recently in 2006–07; the DFB-Pokal three times; and the UEFA Intertoto Cup a record three times.
The football team plays its home games at the Mercedes-Benz Arena, in the Neckarpark which is located near the Cannstatter Wasen where the city’s fall beer festival takes place.
A membership-based club with over 50,0000 members (as of March 2017), VfB is the largest sports club in Baden-Württemberg and the fifth-largest in Germany.