Founded in 1898, the Bernese Sport Club Young Boys is one of the most traditional und success-ful clubs in Switzerland and competes for one of the top places in the Swiss Championship every year. Since 2018, the BSC Young Boys has come out victorious five times in the Swiss Champi-onship and twice in the Swiss Cup.
Approximately 30’000 football fans make their way to the Wankdorf stadium in the north of the city of Bern every time «YB» play. The people of Bern have very close ties to their club, and visitors with an affinity for the round leather ball should definitely go to a game.
So far, the club’s history includes 16 Championship titles and 8 Cup victories. In recent years, the Young Boys have also drawn attention to themselves internationally: in 2018 and 2021, the club has played in the UEFA Champions League’s group stage where it was able to celebrate highly regarded victories over Juventus Turin and Manchester United.
The Miracle of Bern
It was in 1954 when «the miracle of Bern» took place in the venerable Wankdorf Stadium: the German national team won the final against Hungary with a surprising 3:2 victory, making them the World Champions. Occasionally, this win is also referred to as «the actual birth of the Federal Republic of Germany» and was made into a movie called «The Miracle of Bern» in 2013.
The exhibition presents showpieces, trophies and documentaries about the long tradition of the yellow-and-black club and is open every Saturday from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. during the Championship.
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