FC Groningen is a Dutch football club based in Groningen. The club play in the Dutch Eredivisie the highest tier in Dutch football. The club play their home games in the Euroborg which holds 22,250 people. The club were founded in June 1971 just over 40 years ago. The club have a rivalry with SC Heerenveen located just 60 kilometers away.
FC Groningen's official colours are green and white. The teams first ever home kit was purple and after just one season it was changed to green and white.
FC Groningen officially release their fan chosen home and away kits for the forthcoming 2016/17 season. Manufactured by Dutch company Robey Sportswear, Groningen handed the power of kit construction over to their loyal fans by allowing a voting process of which saw each individual's preferred hom [...]
Dutch club FC Groningen have officially launched their new home kit for the 2014 season [...]
FC Groningen have launched the new home and away kits for the 2013/14 season after they consulted with fans for the choice of designs [...]
Eredivisie club FC Groningen are asking their fans to choose the club's home and away shirts for the 2013/14 season. The club has presented two alternatives for the new home shirt and three alternative away shirts [...]
The club have had the likes of Luis Suarez, Arjen Robben and Ronald Koeman play for the club. The club were previously called GVAV and changed their name in 1971. Their highest ever position in the Eredivisie was 3rd in 1991.
The shirt features two vertical stripes and the colour purple has been re-introduced into the clubs away and third kits in previous seasons.