KG-IFA vs. FK VIKTORIA PLZEN (B)
KG-IFA is delighted to confirm Czech top premier league side FK Viktoria Plzen will be our next friendly fixture for Wednesday 8th JULY 2015 in Pisek, with a Kick-Off time at 10.30am.
FK Viktoria Plzen is one of the leading top clubs in the Czech Republic and been a consistent performers both in their domestic and in the UEFA Champions & Europa league . They are currently top of the current domestic league look set to win the Czech premier league.
The club has seen a very quick rise of its stature since 2010, the city of Plzen promised investments concerning the stadium reconstruction. After spring building the stadium met the UEFA standards for the Champions League. The first match at the reconstructed stadium called Doosan Arena was played on 16th February 2012 within the first play off round of the Europa League. Viktoria´s opponent was German Schalke 04, with that Plzeň tied with promising result 1:1.
At the beginning of the season 2013/14 Doosan Arena changed in the colours of the Champions League. Viktoria beat NK Maribor 3:1 in the third qualifying round. The first match of the Champions League group stage was played in Plzeň on 17th September 2013 and the opponent was Manchester City FC. Viktoria was beaten by this famous club 0:3. Doosan Arena also hosted the matches against Bayern Munich and CSKA Moscow, later the stands were full also for the match against Shakhtar Donetsk and Olympique Lyon.
Club Name : FK Viktoria Plzeň a.s.
Club Status: Professional
League : Premier League – SYNOT LIGA
Current Position : 1st
European Competition: UEFA Champions league & Europa Cup
Official Club Website: http://www.fcviktoria.cz/
Stadium capacity : 12.000