Nuremberg, officially "1. FC Nürnberg," are based in the city of Nuremberg in the southern German state of Bavaria. The club has a rich tradition, but most of its major achievements lie in the distant past.
Nuremberg have returned to the Bundesliga for 2017-18, having spent four years in the second division. The last time they won anything of note was in 2003-04, when they won the second divivision. They have been German champions nine times, but only once in the Bundesliga era (1967-69). They also have four German Cup titles to their name, the last having come in 2007.