FC Augsburg are a Bundesliga side based in Bavaria. Nicknamed the Fuggerstädter, they play their home games in the WWK Arena. Also their traditional kit is red and white.
Founded in 1907, the club has spent much of its existence fluctuating between the lower leagues of German football, and, as recently as the early 2000s, it was playing in the fourth division. New ownership brought financial stability back to the club which began to climb the leagues steadily and, in 2006, they returned to Bundesliga 2 after a 23-year absence. Five years later they went better, and reached the top of German football for the first time in their history.
They have remained their ever since, despite them being one of the smallest teams, in terms of financial resources and support, in the Bundesliga. The 2018 – 2019 season looks to be no different – although in the lower reaches of the table, FC Augsburg betting tips for the rest of the campaign have the side safely managing to stay up again.
Their main rivals are 1860 Munich, a game that attracts large crowds, even they don’t met in the Bundesliga. They also have rivalries with other Bavarian sides like Bayern Munich and FC Nürnberg. These one’s are based on geographical proximity rather than personal enmity amongst the fan base.
The team has never won a senior German trophy; it is a safe FC Augsburg prediction that this situation is not about to change soon. Their best finish was the 2014 – 2015 season when they finished 5th and qualified for their only European campaign. In the Europa League qualifiers they only lose to Liverpool in the round of 32. It was be a bold FC Augsburg tip for next season that predicted that sort of outcome.