Tromso play their home games in red and white striped shirts. They play in the Alfheim Stadion, Tromso which holds 6,859 seats. Tromso hold the illustrious record of being the northernmost professional football club on the planet.
Tromso IL are a Norwegian football club. Tromso was founded on the 15th of September 1920 known as Tromso Turnforenings Fotballag. In 1986 the club reached the first division. The club have been Norwegian champions three times one in 1931, one in 1949 and one in 1956. The club have never won the renamed Norwegian first division the Tippeligaen. They have been runners up on two occasions. The official supporter club is called Isberget or the Iceberg. The supporters club was founded in 1996 and has around 600 members.
The club competed in the 2012-13 UEFA Europa League for the second consecutive year. The club have featured in many recent European tournaments in the past two decades. of the players in the squad are Norwegian. Tromso are one of the best clubs in Norway.
The club are nicknamed the Gutan meaning the boys or lads.