Toulouse Football Club, commonly known as Toulouse FC or simply TFC, is a professional football club based in Toulouse, France. The club was founded in 1970 and has a history of competing in French football.
Toulouse FC competes in Ligue 2, the second-tier professional football league in France, after being relegated from Ligue 1 at the end of the 2019-2020 season. The club plays its home matches at the Stadium de Toulouse, also known as the Toulouse Municipal Stadium, which has a seating capacity of over 33,000.
The club’s colors are purple and white, and their nickname, “Les Pitchouns,” refers to the young players in the club’s youth academy.
Toulouse FC has had periods of success in French football, including achieving promotions to Ligue 1 on multiple occasions. The club has also competed in European competitions, such as the UEFA Champions League and the UEFA Europa League.
Toulouse FC has a reputation for nurturing young talent through its youth academy, and several notable French players have come through the ranks of the club’s youth system.
The supporters of Toulouse FC are known for their loyalty and dedication, creating a spirited atmosphere at the Stadium de Toulouse during matches.
Off the pitch, Toulouse FC is actively involved in various community and social initiatives, using football as a tool to promote social inclusion, education, and health programs.
Toulouse FC remains an integral part of French football and continues to compete in Ligue 2 with the aim of returning to the top flight of French football in the future.