Füchse Duisburg

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Füchse Duisburg
Fuechse schriftzug.png
Full name Füchse Duisburg
Nickname(s) "Foxes"
Founded 1971
Based in Duisburg
Arena Scania Arena
(capacity: 4,800)
League Oberliga
Division West
Team colors               
Owner(s) KENSTON Sport GmbH
GM Matthias Roos
Head coach Matthias Roos
Affiliates Kölner Haie
Website fuechse-duisburg.de

The Füchse Duisburg are a German ice hockey team formerly a member of the Deutsche Eishockey Liga and currently plays in the Oberliga.

History[edit]

Known in English as the "Duisburg Foxes," the team was founded in 1971.

In 2005, they earned promotion to Germany's top league, the Deutsche Eishockey Liga, where they would play the next four seasons. On March 16, 2009, it was announced that the team would leave the DEL and will play in the Regionalliga NRW for the 2009-10 season.[1]

Names[edit]

  • Duisburger SC (1971–1987)
  • Duisburger SV (1987–1991)
  • EV Duisburg (1991–2004)
  • Füchse Duisburg (2004–present)

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