Verein für Bewegungsspiele Stuttgart 1893 E. V., commonly known as VfB Stuttgart is a German sports club based in Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg. The club is best known for its football team which is part of Germany's first division Bundesliga, missing only two seasons of play since the top tier of the German football league system was established in 1963. VfB Stuttgart has won the national championship five times, most recently in 2006–07, and the DFB-Pokal (German Cup) three times.
A membership-based club with 45,636 members (as of September 2011), VfB is the largest sports club in the Baden-Württemberg and the fifth largest in the Germany. It has departments for fistball, hockey, table-tennis and football referees, all of which compete only at the amateur level. The club also maintains a social department, the VfB-Garde.